Glottiphyllum oligocarpum grow and care – 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.
Glottiphyllum oligocarpum for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow 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: ? Spring, summer, autumn Planting season: Slugs, snails Pests and diseases: 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 Small amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Summer / Autumn Bloom season: General information about the flower Yellow waxy flowers in flat shape with multi petals, petals shape like needle Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Summer flowers Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Leaf color Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Perennial plant Subshrub Succulent Plant Uses Drought tolerant plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12