Evegreen, succulent, herbaceous plants with three-sided to cylindrical leaves. They bear numerous, daisy-shaped, brightly coloured flowers from May to September.
Latin name: Lampranthus purpureus
They grow in full sun, in infertile and dry soils and do well even in coastal sites.
Use for ground-covering, in flower gardens or in flowerpots.
Propagated by cuttings.
Triangular, gray-green leaves and fuchsia-coloured flowers.