Mesembryanthemum cryptanthum grow and care – subshrub succulent of the genus Mesembryanthemum cryptanthum also known as Baby’s toes plant, Mesembryanthemum perennial evergreen or annual used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics, temperate or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone: 8+ (as perennial) 2-8 (as annual).
Leaves color green, red, yellow, orange or more than one color, the leaves flashy and grow in cone shape.
Mesembryanthemum cryptanthum flower
Flower color can be white or white with yellow, flowers flat with multi petals.
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How to grow growing Mesembryanthemum cryptanthum care:
Hot climate, well-drained soil, better in sandy soil
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing: No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Invasive Difficulties/Problems with growing: Spring in cold climate / Autumn, winter, spring in warm climate Planting season: Snails Pests and diseases: All the season When is the best time to prune? For design How to prune: 10-20 cm, 4-8 inches Size of the plant? Fast growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water Irrigation water management requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Winter / Spring / Summer When does flowers bloom? Flat multi petals flowers, color can be: white or white with yellow in the center of the flowers General information about the flower Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Winter flowers Flower colors White flower Yellow flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Tropics Climate Leaf color Orange leaves Red leaves Yellow leaf Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Annual plant Evergreen Perennial plant Subshrub Succulent Plant Uses Colored leaves Drought tolerant plants Ground cover plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 2 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9