Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid
Othonna lobata hybrid

Othonna lobata hybrid

(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).

Othonna lobata hybrid

Origin and habitat: Othonna lobata occurs in from Namaqualand and the Cederberg to the western parts of the Little Karoo, as well as parts of the Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Habitat and ecology: This species grows in full sun in sandy soil, often on rocky outcrops and on clay with surface quartz. Flowers from winter to spring. The species is not considered threatened in its habitat early in the twenty first century.

It is a low, deciduous pachycaul shrublet, looking like a miniature baobab tree. The flask-shaped to globose caudex is covered in buff to brown peeling bark. The main fat-stem will reach a diameter of about 4 cm and the plant itself a height of 15-20 cm. Short branches sprout from the succulent bottle shaped stem. Leaves are oval and dull grey green. The flowers are yellow daisy like.

 

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

Blooming Season Fall -winter
Common Name -
Dormancy Summer
Family Asteraceae
Flower Bright yellow
Frost Tolerance -
Growth Rate -
Hardiness Zone -
Height 15-30 cm
Origin South africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Othonna lobata hybrid
Shape -
Sun Exposure Full sun

Othonna lobata hybrid


SKU: 1055

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Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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