Caralluma speciosa growing succulent of the genus Caralluma also known as Sarcocodon, Caralluma speciosa perennial plant, use for medical and also used as ornamental plant, it is drought tolerant plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical climate or as houseplant with a lot of light and growing in hardiness zone 10b-12a

Stems color green and can be reddish in the top, the stems flesh.

Caralluma speciosa flower

Flower color can be: purple, brown, black or red with mostly yellow in the middle but can be other colors, shape of the flower is star shape and the flowers mostly growing connected and create structure of ball.

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Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Summer flowers
  • Winter flowers
Flower colors
  • Black flower
  • Brown flowers
  • Purple flower
  • Red flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Desert Climate
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Slow growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Perennial plant
  • Succulent
Plant Uses
  • Drought tolerant plants
  • Indoor plants
  • Medical uses
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Part shade Plants
  • Shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12