(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All 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.)
Sempervivum arachnoideum is a small, evergreen perennial succulent that grow in very tight rosette forming mats up to 30cm (or more) in diameter, often cultivated in rock gardens. It is a very variable species.
A crested plant may have some areas growing normally, and a cresting plant that looks like a brain, may revert to normal growth for no apparent reason.
This succulent plant blooms in a range of usually pink, but also white or bright-red colors in the late Summer lasting to early autumn.
Water and Feeding/Fertilizer
Desert rose plants do not need excess water. However, lack of water creates problems in their growth. They need weekly watering during summers.
The desert rose thrives in well-drained soil.
This variety of succulents has a frost tolerance of -12° C (or less).
Adenium socotranum needs full sun to grow. When planted indoors, it needs a maximum of 6 hours of bright light.
The Desert rose plant can be propagated through the cutting of branches or from seeds.