How to grow Cleome

Cleome grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Cleome also known as Spider flower, Cleome perennial evergreen or annual used as ornamental cut flower fragrant plant can grow in mediterranean, subtropics, temperate, tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 5+.

Leaves color green the leaves elliptic and connected in the base and create like hand with 7 fingers.

Cleome flower

Flower fragrant color can be: pink, white, purple, yellow or orange, 6 petals, 4 ovals in the top and 2 needle.

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How to grow Cleome growing and care:

Warm season, sometimes need place to lean on something

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring (for annuals), spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, mealy bugs

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Dead part and in the end of the season

Size of the plant?
0.3-2 m, 1-6 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower:
Fragrant flowers, can be in colors: pink, white, purple, yellow or orange, 6 petals, 4 ovals in the top and 2 needle.

Scientific name:


How to grow Cleome hassleriana

Cleome hassleriana flowers

Cleome hassleriana



Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Orange flower
  • Pink flower
  • Purple flower
  • White flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Desert Climate
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Temperate Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Annual plant
  • Evergreen
  • Herbaceous
  • Perennial plant
  • Vine
Plant Uses
  • Floristry
  • Fragrance
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
  • Part shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13
  • Hardiness zone 5
  • Hardiness zone 6
  • Hardiness zone 7
  • Hardiness zone 8
  • Hardiness zone 9

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