Mesembryanthemum crystallinum grow and care – subshrub succulent of the genus Mesembryanthemum crystallinum also known as Fig marigold, Mesembryanthemum crystallinum 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 or both, the leaves flashy and grow in cone, linear or oval shape.
Mesembryanthemum crystallinum flower
Flower color white, flowers flat with multi petals.
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How to grow growing Mesembryanthemum crystallinum 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 white General information about the flower Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Fast growing plants
Annual plant, Evergreen, Perennial plant, Subshrub, Succulent
Colored leaves, Drought tolerant plants, Ground cover plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Small amounts of water
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
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers, Winter flowers