How to grow Glottiphyllum oligocarpum

Glottiphyllum oligocarpum growing subshrub succulent of the genus Glottiphyllum oligocarpum also known as Glottiphyll or Tongue plant, Glottiphyllum oligocarpum 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 some cultivars leaves can gray, leaf part in shape linear, wedge to shapeless the leaves flashy the plant grows like creeping on the ground.

Glottiphyllum oligocarpum flower

Flower color yellow and waxy flat multi petals, petals shape like needle.

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Requirements for Glottiphyllum oligocarpum 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 as houseplant?
Yes

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower
Yellow waxy flowers in flat shape with multi petals, petals shape like needle

Scientific name:

Glottiphyllum oligocarpum

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