Wigginsia Leprosorum

Product Description
$ 7.25

 


 

This plant comes in a 2 3/4 inch pot

You will receive a very similar plant to the one on the picture.
It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase.
this plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage on the roots

WIGGINSIA LEPROSORUM

It is easy to grow. They like a warm bright location, does great in partial shade avoid full sun.  They need good drainage and prefer a neutral to slightly acidic compost with plenty of extra grit. Water and feed during the summer.

Description: Usually solitary (in the standard form), or branching.
Stem: Bright or dark green, globose to short cylindrical.  The apex is depressed and filled with whitish-grey wool.
Ribs: Well marked and sharp, with scarcely prominent chinned tubercles. The crest of the ribs typically take on a purple red hue in full sun.
Areoles: Well spaced, woolly, recessed .
Spines: Several, yellowish, strong, about 20-25 mm long, spreading or curved down and backward.
Flowers: Small, lemon yellow with glossy shining petals, up to about 2-3 cm in diameter, standing near the top, and decorated with a red pistil which emphasizes the yellow of the petals.  The buds are tomentose.
Blooming season: They bloom annually around June-July.
The flowers are  lemon yellow with shining glossy petals, and are very showy. The red purple stigma emphasize the yellow of the petals.

 

                                          Some of the information in this description  has been found at  desert-tropicals.com / llifle.com / cactus-art.biz

 

Planet Desert customer service goal is simple: We are committed to providing our customers total satisfaction. Every time. Guaranteed. What makes us different is the passion and the attention to the detail. We are confident in the quality of our products. That’s why all our plants have a
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Colder Regions Warning:  We are now offering 60-hour heat packs for an additional $3.00. You can buy them directly through our eBay store as a buy it now item. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. 

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 save to ship.

Care Instructions:  Care instructions are included in every package you order.

Shipping Details and Customer Service Policy:  We ship via USPS Priority Mail. We calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. To save on shipping costs, when bidding or planning to purchase several items,  please do NOT pay or check out and let us know so we can send you a combined invoice until you have completed all your transactionsPlease order at any time. Allow a maximum time of 72 hours for processing prior to shipment. 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 the email address below:

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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.

Planet Desert's customer service goal is simple: We are committed to providing our customers total satisfaction. Every time. Guaranteed. Please feel free to drop us a line with any questions, comments or to share your thoughts on this site.

What makes us different is the passion and the attention to the detail in all we do here at Planet Desert. We are confident in the quality of our products. That’s why all our plants have a 100% satisfaction guarantee.

Colder Regions Warning: We are now offering 72-hour heat packs for an additional $3.00 If your order is $50.00 or more, and if we think that it is necessary, you will get a heat pack free of charge.

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: Care instructions are included in every package you order.

Shipping Details and Customer Service Policy: We ship via USPS Priority Mail. We calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Please allow a maximum time of 72 hours for processing prior to shipment. 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 the email address below:

info@planetdesert.com

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