Rhombophyllum dolabriforme

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$ 8.99

Rhombophyllum dolabriforme

(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).

Rhombophyllum dolabriforme

Originally from South Africa, Rhombophyllum dolabriforme – also known as Elkhorn Plant, are low semi-shrub richly branching at their tips. Tufted when young the plants slowly grow out into densely branched, low mound up to 30 cm tall at maturity.
Flowers: up to 4 cm in diameter, golden yellow often tinged with red on the back. The flowers open in the afternoon.
Blooming season: It blooms for many months, beginning in mid-spring.
Cultivation and Propagation: Rhombophyllum is a genus that require very little maintenance. In cultivation the Rhombophyllum do very well with the spring summer growing period during which they will be watered frequently and heads for winter dormancy. If you provide the Rhombophyllum with the right conditions, they will reward you with their unique shape, and a proliferation of blooms in spring and summer. Being small plants, a representative collection can be grown on a patio table or a shelf in the greenhouse. Inside they grow fine on windowsills, and will even bloom, if they get enough direct sunlight.
Pests and diseases: They are vulnerable to mealy bugs and rarely scale.
Plant Uses: Border, container, edging, filler, ground cover, pot plant, rock garden, stabilize banks. The plants also attracts bees, butterflies and other insects


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

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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.


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Colder Regions Warning: We are now offering 72-hour heat packs for an additional $3.00 If your order is $50.00 or more, and if we think that it is necessary, 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.

At this time, we are not shipping international, we are in a process to get some certification until then, we won’t be able to ship to any country outside of the US

All international sales are shipped bare root. We don't supply Phyto certificates, it is too expensive and complicated for small orders. In some cases, the customs authorities at the destination country might decide to open the packages  and will be up tho them to determine if the product can enter the country. for that reason, we can't guarantee the delivery and will be up to their customers own risk to decide to purchase our plants


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