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AUSSIE RAMBLER™ Carpobrotus dimensions

AUSSIE RAMBLER™ Carpobrotus glaucescens 'CAR10' PBR

AUSSIE RAMBLER™ Carpobrotus, commonly called Pigface

AUSSIE RAMBLER™ Carpobrotus is ideal for coastal and inland plantings

Aussie Rambler™
Carpobrotus glaucescens ‘CAR10’ PBR

  • Beautiful ground cover
  • Extra large pink showy flowers
  • Better at tolerating heavy soils

Description: Aussie Rambler™ Carpobrotus is a prostrate creeping succulent that has long trailing stems up to 2m. Commonly called Pigface, this native Carpobrotus produces large deep pink flowers in spring and autumn with purple stems.

Great for rockeries, mass plantings, a sand dune stabiliser or for any low maintenance gardens in inland and coastal positions. Has grown well in Canberra with temperatures down to -8 degrees Celsius.

Size: 20cm high x 2m wide.

Uses: Ground cover for coastal and inland plantings.

Position: Full sun to light shade. Suits most soil types. Tolerates frost, drought, humidity and salt. Avoid prolonged wet feet.

Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Prune if ever required.

Where it works: QLD (not yet tested in northern QLD), NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.

Top Aussie Rambler™ Wholesale Growers

Grower Location Phone Email
Alpine Nurseries
DURAL 02 9651 0999 email
Alpine Nurseries
ALSTONVILLE 02 6628 6999
Bluedale Enterprises WAUCHOPE 02 6586 0100 email
Diversity Propagation /Kenthurst Nursery KENTHURST 02 9654 1410 email
Kathmar Orchids GLENDALE 0429 137 075 Email
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Facey’s Nursery DEVON MEADOWS 03 5996 1466 email
Meyer Nurseries BLIND BIGHT 03 5998 3762 email
Tall Trees Nursery  BALNARRING 03 5983 0166 email
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Ausplant Nursery DALBY 07 4662 4934 email
Northside Natives BURPENGARY 07 3888 1854 email
Plants Direct QLD EUMUNDI 07 5449 1909 email
Grower Location Phone Email
Benara Nurseries CARABOODA 08 9405 0000 email
Domus Nursery HACKETTS GULLY 08 9293 1768 email
Workpower NORANDA 08 9375 4900 email
Grower Location Phone Email
Coromandel Native Nursery  COROMANDEL EAST 0404 663 357 email
Native Plants Wholesalers MT GAMBIER 08 8726 6210 email

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This website gives general information for the states/regions in Australia. For local information on which plants work in your area contact your local grower. Local grower knowledge is vital, this website is no substitute.

Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.

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