Gasteria armstrongii
Gasteria armstrongii

Gasteria Armstrongii Flat-Leaf Gasteria

(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).

Gasteria Armstrongii is commonly known as ‘Flat-Leaf Gasteria’. It has some of the most attractive individual clones of any species. This summer-dormant succulent has a short, rounded, and thick rosette shape that grows up to 2 inches in height. Gasteria Armstrongii has its origin in South Africa and belongs to the Asphodelaceae family.

Growth Rate

Gasteria armstrongii is a rare succulent with dark green leaves. It has a slow growth rate. 

Flowering

Flowers of this interesting plant are reddish-pink in color and are stomach-shaped. They bloom in January and February.

Watering and Feeding

Flat-leaf gasteria succulents require little water to grow. Fertilizer should be applied only once in the spring, for both houseplants and those planted outside.

Soil

During the hot summer months, keep the soil moist but not soggy. During the winter, only water when the soil is completely dried out.

Hardiness

Gasteria armstrongii has a frost tolerance of -1° C (30.2° F) and belongs to the hardiness zone of 10.

Light

This variety of Gasteria requires partial shade to thrive.

Propagation

You can propagate this succulent plant by removing offshoots or taking leaf cuttings in the spring or summer.

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

Blooming Season January-february
Common Name Flat-leaf gasteria
Dormancy Summer
Family Asphodelaceae
Flower Reddish-pink
Frost Tolerance -1°c
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 1/9
Height 2 in
Origin South africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Gasteria armstrongii
Shape Thick rosettes
Sun Exposure Partial shade
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NK
04/28/2022
Nathan K.
United States United States
I recommend this product

Thought it'd be a bit more brown but it's...

Thought it'd be a bit more brown but it's beautiful anyhow

JB
04/26/2022
Joseph B.
United States United States

Nice Healthy Plant

This plant had nice thick healthy roots. The plant was grown well with no leaf scarring or defects. Also really great form of this plant.

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01/13/2022
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These folks are the greatest. Every. Singl...

These folks are the greatest. Every. Single. Time. I mean, come on!!!

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12/30/2021
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They arrived quickly and in perfect condit...

They arrived quickly and in perfect condition.

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06/25/2020
Brenda G.

Received my Gasteria Armstrongii today. I...

Received my Gasteria Armstrongii today. It is perfect in every way. Even got a bonus pup to the side. Thank You so much for taking the time to ensure safe travels.

Gasteria armstrongii

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