Pleiospilos nelii mesembs split rock
(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
These interesting looking plants are native to South Africa, they grow in arid desert like areas. They mature into clumps, creating stemless leaves that become very thick and globe shaped.
Recommended temperature zone: USDA: 9-10
Frost tolerance: Hardy to 23°F (-5°C)
Sun exposure: Light shade in summer
Origin: Cape Province, South Africa
Watering needs: Moderate water in fall and early spring, little to no water the rest of the year.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Late winter-mid spring|
|Common Name||Split rock|
|Hardiness Zone||9b to 11b|
|Height||Under 6 in.|
|Scientific Name||Pleiospilos nelii mesembs|
|Sun Exposure||Partial to light shade|