Cyclamen elegans growing geophyte of the genus Cyclamen and also known as Cyclamen coum elegans, Cyclamen elegans perennial deciduous used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate.
Leaves color dark to light green with white the structure of the color is changed between the cultivars, the shape of the leaf is heart shape with round corner.
Cyclamen elegans flower
Flower color can be: pink, purple, the flowers have 5 petals, bend up and create like cup structure, the petals can be in varieties of shapes some cultivars flat or twist.
Requirements for Cyclamen elegans growing and care:
Well-drained soil, clean from weeds area
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
No, but better
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Recommended planting season?
Autumn / Winter
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Size of the plant?
Geophyte 2-15 cm, the plant 5-30 cm
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Yes some cultivars
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Winter / Spring
General information about the flower:
5 petals flower in colors: pink, purple, the, bend up and create like cup structure, the petals can be in varieties of shapes some cultivars flat or twist.
Pollination is done by: