Stapelia grandiflora
Stapelia grandiflora
Stapelia grandiflora
Stapelia grandiflora
Stapelia grandiflora
Stapelia grandiflora
Stapelia grandiflora

Stapelia Grandiflora Giant Toad Plant

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. 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 . The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots). 

Stapelia Grandiflora is commonly known as ‘Giant Toad Plant’ or ‘StarFish Flower’. It belongs to the Apocynaceae family and originates from South Africa. This interesting plant grows up to 20 cm in height. 

Growth Rate

The growth rate of Stapelia Grandiflora is fast. 


This succulent blooms beautiful orange, dark-red, brown, and purple-colored flowers during the spring and summer months.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

Use the soak and dry method while watering this succulent plant. Once the soil gets dry, it needs to be watered. 


Like any other succulent, the Stapelia Grandiflora also needs the same care. StarFish flowers need light, airy, and well-drained soil.  


Giant toad plants belong to the hardiness zone of 9 to 10 and have a frost tolerance of 0 ° C (50 ° F). It is not a cold-hardy plant. So, if you live in a cold area, it is best to keep it indoors.​ 


This plant needs full to partial sunlight. 


You can propagate StarFish flowers easily through seeds or cuttings. 

Suitable for both indoors and outdoors, Stapelia Grandiflora is one of the most adorable flowering succulents to have.

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Blooming Season Mid summer
Common Name Carrion flower
Dormancy Winter
Family Apocynaceae
Flower Pale yellow
Frost Tolerance -6.7° C
Growth Rate Fast growth
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11
Height 6-12 in
Origin South africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Stapelia grandiflora
Shape shrubby
Sun Exposure Full sun to partial shade

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Michael B.
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Great plant!

The stapelia arrived in healthy condition and has already sent out new branches.

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Sara H.
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Stapelia Grandiflora

Nice full pot! Plant is in great condition

Sara H.
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Stapelia Grandiflora

Nice full pot!

Peggy B.
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Great service

The plants were healthy and in perfect shape.

Stapelia grandiflora

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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.