Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Pterodiscus aurantiacus

Pterodiscus aurantiacus

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch 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).

Flower: vivid orange

Growth rate: It grows well, though very slowly.

Frost tolerance: Due to its African origin keep warm in winter, the minimum safe average temperature is 5°C, although it can go lower for short periods. It can be grown outdoors in frost-free climates, need anyway to kept above 0°C and dry in winter.

Exposition: It likes a sunny position but avoid direct blasting sun in summer. Keep the caudex in the shade.

Watering: It should be watered regularly when it begins to produce leaves in spring/summer and kept drier in Winter. It likes lots of water during warm and hot weather.

 

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

Blooming Season During the dry season
Common Name Botswana sandkambro
Dormancy Winter
Family Pedaliaceae
Flower Orange
Frost Tolerance 0°c
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9
Height 30 centimetres
Origin Botswana
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Pterodiscus aurantiacus
Shape Flat
Sun Exposure Partial shade

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Pterodiscus aurantiacus

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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, and if your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge by request. 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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