(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).
Originally from Africa, this plant is one of the most beautiful and most distinct of all the Stapelioid group. The remarkable flower is at times described as the Persian carpet flower.
Recommended temperature zone: USDA: 10b-12
Frost tolerance: Keep above 40°F (4°C)
Sun exposure: Light shade
Origin: Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, Yemen, and Socotra Island
Watering needs: Rots extremely easily, needs a really good drainage.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz