These seeds were collected from Mesembryanthemum crystallinum, also known as Ice Plant, crystalline ice plant, and Common iceplant. This plant grows about 4 inches high and reaches about a foot and a half along the ground. The blossoms are green, maroon, and white. They are on display from late winter until late spring. The lifecycle of this plant is complete after several months, so it can be grown as an annual, biannual, or perennial through bladder cells. The leaves are edible and can be eaten as spinach. The fruit can also be eaten and the seeds can be eaten in a survival situation. USDA Hardiness Zones 8 to 11.