Calotropis procera grow and care – shrub of the genus Calotropis also known as Apple of Sodom or Sodom apple, Calotropis procera perennial evergreen plant used as ornamental hedge plant, drought tolerant plant or medicinal plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.
Leaves color green in egg shape to elliptic.
Calotropis procera flower
Flower color white-green with purple with five petals, flowers grow in clusters.
Fruit poisonous in green color in egg shape.
Calotropis procera for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Calotropis procera growing and care:
Drained soil, prefer sand soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Poisonous Spring / Autumn / Winter Planting season: ? Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: How to prune: Just for desgin 1-3 m, 3-10 feet Size of the plant? Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing / Slow growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower White-green with purple with five petals, flowers grow in clusters Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Slow growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Shrub
Drought tolerant plants, Hedging plants, Medical uses, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental fruit, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Green flower, Purple flower, White flower