Calotropis procera growing 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.
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Requirements for 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?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spring / Autumn / Winter
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Just for desgin
Size of the plant?
1-3 m, 3-10 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer
General information about the flower
White-green with purple with five petals, flowers grow in clusters