(This plant is in a 6-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 BARE ROOT.)
This one of a kind succulent has beautiful purplish stems and is one of the most attractive species. It will grow up to 7". Eventually it will form a woody stem.
Frost tolerance: When dormant, the plant is slightly cold tolerant (down to nearly -5° C or less)
Sun exposure: They do need a lot of light to develop their typical compact shape, but different clones vary in their tolerance of full sunshine.
Origin: Canary Islands.
Growth habits: Slow to moderate growth rate.
Watering needs: Rots easily, especially if over wet.
Propagation: Cuttings grow easily once left to callous for several days and then planted in succulent soil. Seeds germinate in 14-21 days at 21°C.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Common Name||Succulent bush senecio|
|Flower||Orange and red|
|Frost Tolerance||-5° C|
|Growth Rate||Slow to moderate|
|Hardiness Zone||10 to 11|
|Scientific Name||Senecio kleinia|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun or light shade|