Glottiphyllum cruciatum grow and care – subshrub succulent of the genus Glottiphyllum also known as Glottiphyll cruciatum, Glottiphyllum cruciatum perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean or desert climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10-12.
Leaves color green in shape linear to shapeless the leaves waxy and flashy the plant grows like creeping on the ground.
Glottiphyllum cruciatum flower
Flower color yellow and waxy flat multi petals, petals shape like needle.
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How to grow Glottiphyllum cruciatum growing and care:
Well drained soil, sandy soil, frost free
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No, but rare to find seeds
Difficulties or problems when growing: ?
Planting season: Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases: Slugs, snails
Pruning season: Spring / Summer
How to prune: Dead leaves
Size of the plant? 4-8 cm, 1.8-3.6 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition: Slow growing
Water requirement: Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes
Bloom season: Summer / Autumn
General information about the flower Yellow waxy flowers in flat shape with multi petals, petals shape like needle