Malephora crocea growing subshrub succulent of the genus Malephora also known as Coppery mesemb, Malephora crocea perennial evergreen used as ornamental ground cover drought tolerant plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 9-12
Leaves color green and can be red in linear shape, the leaf is fleshy.
Malephora crocea flower
Flower color purple, yellow or orange in multi petals flowers is flat.
Malephora crocea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
Requirements for Malephora crocea growing and care:
Well drained soil, sandy
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spring, summer, autumn
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Size of the plant?
10-30cm, 4-12 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer / Autumn
General information about the flower
Purple, yellow or orange flat flowers with multi petals