Ice Plant – Mesembryanthemum crystallinum
Generally grown as an ornamental plant but also very useful as a salad ingredient with its silvery leaves and succulent texture. One of Joy Larkcom’s favourite salad ingredients.
April to June. Sow 3 seeds per module about 1cm deep and about 4 weeks later plant out.
Between rows: 25cm
Between plants: 25cm
Approx. seed count: 200