Adromischus cristatus crinkle leaf plant - Planet Desert
Adromischus cristatus crinkle leaf plant - Planet Desert
Adromischus cristatus crinkle leaf plant - Planet Desert
Adromischus cristatus crinkle leaf plant - Planet Desert

Adromischus cristatus crinkle leaf plant

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Adromischus cristatus crinkle leaf plant

(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Also known as "Key lime pie" and "Crinkle leaf plant." This dwarf perennial succulent has short branches covered with fine aerial roots. The leaves have this undulating margin, and generally measure 20-40 x 5-13 mm.

Recommended temperature zone: USDA: 10-11
Frost tolerance: Hardy to 25°F (-4°C)
Minimum avg. temperature: 50°F (10°C)
Sun exposure: Light shade
Origin: South Africa (Eastern Cape, Ratelpoort)
Growth habits: Dwarf succulent, up to 4"tall (10 cm), leaves up to 1.6"long (4 cm)
Watering needs: Moderate water when growing in the fall and spring, keep dryer the rest of the time
Propagation: Leaf cuttings, seeds
Cultural practices: Check for mealybugs
Blooming habits: The crinkle leaf plant has inconspicuous reddish white tubular flowers on an 8" long inflorescence (20 cm).

 

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz