Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya
Sinningia macrostachya

(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.)

Native to South Brazil and Uruguay, the Sinningia macrostachya is a fantastic show plant that is loved by most cactus and succulent growers. It belongs to the Gesneriaceae family. This perennial plant has a woody stem base that grows slowly but keeps extending to reach a height of 130 cm. The stems grow to erect, steadily branching out from the base. Besides, the foliage is dark green in color with very stiff and large leaves. The plant blooms into short tubular red flowers during late summer. In winters, it goes dormant.

Growth Rate
This plant is slow-growing.

Flowering
The succulent blooms in late summer. The short flowers are tubular and red-colored.

Watering and Feeding
The Sinningia macrostachya loves to be watered regularly, especially during the growing season. In fact, it loves a lot of water, unlike most succulents. However, ensure to reduce watering during the dormant winters. Keep in mind to mist the soil and not the plant directly.

Soil
The Sinningia macrostachya prefers well-drained sandy soil.

Hardiness
The hardiness zone of Sinningia macrostachya is 10a to 11b. It is slightly frost-hardy as it can tolerate a temperature ranging from 30° to 45° F (-1.1° to 7.2° C).

Light
Expose your Sinningia macrostachya to partial or shaded sunlight. The best is to give it direct early morning or late afternoon sun.

Propagation
The ideal propagation method for Sinningia macrostachya is via seeds or leaf cuttings. Caudex cutting is also acceptable to propagate this succulent.

The Sinningia macrostachya was named in 1990 by Alain Chautems. The name means in Latin, big stemmed. This herbaceous succulent has a woody perennial base that produces multiple branching stems. Get one for yourself today!

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Sinningia macrostachya

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If you live in a cold climate and 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. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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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.

Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is larger than a 3.5" pot WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, 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.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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