Tricodiadema bulbosom
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Tricodiadema bulbosom
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large
Trichodiadema bulbosom Large

Trichodiadema bulbosum is a native shrub of South Africa. Belonging to the Aizoaceae family, this houseplant is best grown as an African bonsai tree. African bonsai or Miniature Desert Rose is its common name. It has a distinct caudex that grows underground but finally comes up that bears numerous wiry branches, all covered in small fleshy leaves with soft white bristles. The plant blossoms into pink flowers from Spring to summer with a yellow center. This winter-dormant plant loves sheltered sun growing happily between 30 to 60 cm tall.

Growth Rate
African bonsai succulents are slow-growing.

Flowering
The bonsai version may take time to flower. However, the plant blooms from Spring to summer into pink flowers with yellow centers.

Watering and Feeding
The first tip for Trichodiadema bulbosum care is that it should be watered only when the soil is dry. During winter, the watering should be even less.

Soil
African tree bonsai should be planted in a succulent potting mix as it needs well-drained sandy soil. If using the regular soil, add fifty percent pumice or sand for grittiness.

Hardiness
The hardiness zone of the Trichodiadema bulbosum bonsai is 9b to 10b. This succulent is not cold-hardy.

Light
For impressive growth, this plant requires sheltered sun for at least four hours a day.

Propagation
Trichodiadema bulbosum can be easily propagated from stem cuttings.

Did you know that in its native place, the roots of this plant are used in fastening beer and bread-making processes? It is because the roots are said to contain organic substances that help in fermentation. Grab your Trichodiadema bulbosum today!

Bloom Season Late winter/early spring
Botanical Name Tricodiadema bulbosom
Common Name Miniature desert rose
Family Aizoaceae
Flower Color Pink
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11
Mature Size 612 in
Native Area South africa
Resistance 25°f (4°c)
Sun Exposure Full sun

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Trichodiadema bulbosom Large

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

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 6" and larger 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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Trichodiadema bulbosum is a native shrub of South Africa. Belonging to the Aizoaceae family, this houseplant is best grown as an African bonsai tree. African bonsai or Miniature Desert Rose is its common name. It has a distinct caudex that grows underground but finally comes up that bears numerous wiry branches, all covered in small fleshy leaves with soft white bristles. The plant blossoms into pink flowers from Spring to summer with a yellow center. This winter-dormant plant loves sheltered sun growing happily between 30 to 60 cm tall.

Growth Rate
African bonsai succulents are slow-growing.

Flowering
The bonsai version may take time to flower. However, the plant blooms from Spring to summer into pink flowers with yellow centers.

Watering and Feeding
The first tip for Trichodiadema bulbosum care is that it should be watered only when the soil is dry. During winter, the watering should be even less.

Soil
African tree bonsai should be planted in a succulent potting mix as it needs well-drained sandy soil. If using the regular soil, add fifty percent pumice or sand for grittiness.

Hardiness
The hardiness zone of the Trichodiadema bulbosum bonsai is 9b to 10b. This succulent is not cold-hardy.

Light
For impressive growth, this plant requires sheltered sun for at least four hours a day.

Propagation
Trichodiadema bulbosum can be easily propagated from stem cuttings.

Did you know that in its native place, the roots of this plant are used in fastening beer and bread-making processes? It is because the roots are said to contain organic substances that help in fermentation. Grab your Trichodiadema bulbosum today!

Bloom Season Late winter/early spring
Botanical Name Tricodiadema bulbosom
Common Name Miniature desert rose
Family Aizoaceae
Flower Color Pink
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11
Mature Size 612 in
Native Area South africa
Resistance 25°f (4°c)
Sun Exposure Full sun

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