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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.

Planting Density: 1-2 plants per m².

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

Some of the top wholesale growers listed below do also sell retail, those marked as Trade Only will not, all others will sell direct to the general public.

Grower Location Phone Email
Kathmar Orchids
(Trade Only)
GLENDALE 02 4951 8550
Arborglen
(Visit Flower Power for retail purchase)
GLENORIE 02 9652 2327
Bluedale Wholesale Nursery
(Trade Only)
WAUCHOPE 02 6586 0100
Grower Location Phone Email
Northside Natives
(Trade Only)
BURPENGARY 07 3888 1854
Plants Whitsunday
(Trade Only)
CANNON VALLEY 07 4946 1258
Grower Location Phone Email
Native Plant Wholesalers
(Trade Only)
COMPTON 08 8726 6210
Virginia Nursery VIRGINIA 08 8380 9560
Grower Location Phone Email
Tall Trees
(Trade Only)
BALNARRING 03 5983 0166
Meyer Nurseries
(Trade Only)
BLIND BIGHT 03 5998 3762
Prestige Plants
(Trade Only)
KINGLAKE 03 5786 2036
Wombat Gully Plant Farm Geelong MOOLAP 03 5248 6911
Grower Location Phone Email
Benara Nurseries
(Trade Only)
CARABOODA 08 9561 9000
Domus Nursery
(Trade Only)
HACKETTS GULLY 08 9293 1768
Ecosystem Management Services (Workpower)
(Trade Only)
NORANDA 08 935 4900

For retail nurseries and more wholesale growers click here.

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

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