Huernia pillansii grow and care – succulent of the genus Huernia also known as Star Huernia, Huernia pillansii perennial evergreen used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 9-12.
Stem color green, stems lobed serrated with spines.
Flower color can be: purple, pink, yellow, white, green and can be dots in color brown or red, the middle of the flower is darker can be red, black or brown the flower waxy in star shape structure can be flat or with bumps
Huernia pillansii for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Yes, in order to get the same flower
Difficulties or problems when growing: ?
Planting season: Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases: Slugs, snails, mealybug
Pruning season: All year
How to prune: Dead or infected part
Size of the plant? 5-15 cm, 2-6 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition: Slow growing
Water requirement: Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: 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: Spring / Summer
General information about the flower Star flower with waxy structure can be variation with bumps, color can be: purple, pink, yellow, white, green can be with stripes or dots in color brown or red, the middle of the flower is darker can be red, black or brown