(This plant comes in a 2" 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).
It has a fat grey green “tongues” and nice orange flowers… a beautiful plant!
It is ideal for containers in a shady spot or grown in rockeries 1,5- 4 cm tall, that form rounded clusters 2–5 cm large.
Blooming season: Spring
Cultivation: It is a slow growing, but long-lived and easy species. Can be cultivated in the ground (in warm climate) or in a container. The seedlings are slow growing and can be planted out in small containers when they are large enough to handle. Moderate water in summer, keep on the dry side in winter.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Mid winter|
|Common Name||Kouga gasteria|
|Frost Tolerance||25° F|
|Growth Rate||Slow growth|
|Pot Size||2 inch|
|Scientific Name||2 inch Gasteria glomerata|
|Sun Exposure||Partial shade|