pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum
pelargonium carnosum

Pelargonium carnosum

(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).

Pelargonium carnosum is also known as Otidia carnosa and is endemic to South Africa (Northern and Western). It is a deciduous, fleshy-stalked, shrubby plant that can grow to be about 60 cm tall, with a swollen tuber-like rootstock. The stem is a grey-green short and erect form, and it produces tiny flowers of creamy pink or pink crimson with markings. This is a tricky plant that is particular about its growing conditions and require the right maintenance to stay happy.

Hardiness: Protect from frost
Sun exposure: Light shade/morning sun
Watering: Water from early February to late April, then from early August to late November, at a minimum temperature of +14° C. Keep completely dry in summer and winter, at a minimum temperature of +8° C.


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

Blooming Season Mid spring to mid summer
Common Name Fleshy-stalk pelargonium
Dormancy Summer
Family Geraniaceae
Flower White to greenish yellow
Frost Tolerance 8° C
Growth Rate -
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11
Height 60 cm
Origin Southern africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name pelargonium carnosum
Shape tuber-like rootstock
Sun Exposure Full sun
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DG
05/02/2022
Denise G.
United States United States
I recommend this product

big healthy plant. bigger than I thought....

big healthy plant. bigger than I thought. love it

FS
09/09/2021
Fred S.
United States United States

Pelargonium Carnosum

Plant arrived in good condition and as pictured. Was infested with little black bugs, I treated it and all seems ok

pelargonium carnosum

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SKU: 1579

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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.