Lepismium grow and care – epiphyte cactus of the genus Lepismium also known as Lepismium cactus, Lepismium perennial used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in tropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 13+.
Stems color green or red shape is linear and can be: flat, round or polygon.
Flower color can be: white, pink, orange or red, flowers can be flat or multi-petals and can grow next to each joint next to the spines.
Lepismium for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Lepismium growing and care:
More than 15C, well-drained soil, moist
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No, but easier Difficulties or problems when growing: Spines All year Planting season: Slugs, aphids Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Just for desgin Size of the plant? 40-80 cm, 16-32 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing / Slow growing Small amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Shade Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Winter / Spring / Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower: Flat or multi-petals flowers, color can be: white, pink, orange or red, and can grow next to each joint next to the spines Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Climates that the plant can grow:
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Slow growing plants
Cactus, Perennial plant
Drought tolerant plants, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental flower, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers, Winter flowers
Orange flower, Pink flower, Red flower, White flower