Adromischus alstonii

Adromischus alstonii

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout . The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).

Adromischus alstonii is a nice silver succulent with fairly flat wedge-shaped leaves, though thick, which are beautifully marked in chocolate spots colour giving them a marbled appearance.

Habit: Low growing perennials leaf-succulent forming small clusters or mats.

Inflorescence: A thyrse with l(-2)-flowered cymes, grey-green, erect, 20-35 cm tall.

Flowers: Tubular, pale yellowish green. Corolla-lobes 2,5-5 mm acute, white or tinged pale pink. mauve along margins, spreading to recurred. Lower lobes and throat with club-shaped hairs. Anthers not protruding from corolla-tube pedicels 2-3 mm long. Buds thin, straight gradually tapered toward tips, spreading.

Flowering season: Summer

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Blooming Season March-august
Common Name Cotyledon alstonii
Dormancy -
Family Crassulaceae
Flower Green with brown shades
Frost Tolerance 32f (0°c)
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11
Height Under 6 in. (15 Cm)
Origin South africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Adromischus alstonii
Shape Rosette
Sun Exposure Full sun to light shade

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Leslie H.
United States United States

Scale on A. alstonii.

It’s has very obvious scale! Very surprised to have this shipped at all.

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kevin c.
United States United States

My favorite Adromischus

Great plants, hard to find and big and beautiful, lost some leaves during shipping but they rooted right up, overall love this plant

Andrew Z.
United States United States

10 out of 10 for beauty

Absolutely beautiful plant! Great size too.

Sarah O.
United States United States

Healthy plant


Adromischus alstonii

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