Pleiospilos compactus grow and care – leaf plant succulent of the genus Pleiospilos also known as Split rock, Pleiospilos compactus perennial evergreen used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert or subtropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10-11.
Leaves color green-gray with white dots, the leaves shape stone with like little mouth, leaves grow in pairs from each pair of leaves grow one pair inside the old pair in angle 90 degree of growth.
Pleiospilos compactus flowers
Flower color yellow, the flowers multi petals there like needle is one flower from each pair of leaves.
Name for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Pleiospilos compactus growing and care:
Well drained soil, hot summer cool and dry winter, do not overwater
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Sensitive to water All year Recommended planting season? Slugs Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Dead leaves and bloom stems Size of the plant? 3-7cm, 1-3 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Slow growing Small amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Half Shade / Full Shade Yes with light Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Summer / Autumn Bloom season: General information about the flower Yellow flowers with multi petals there like needle is one flower from each pair of leaves. Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Leaf color Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Evergreen Leaf plant Perennial plant Plant Uses Colored leaves Drought tolerant plants Ground cover plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Part shade Plants Shade Plants Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11