Pleiospilos nelii Rubra growing leaf plant succulent of the genus Pleiospilos also known as Split rock, Pleiospilos nelii Rubra 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 red more than one color the color structure is clean or with a lot of 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 nelii Rubra flowers
Flower color pink-purple with inner yellow, the flowers multi petals there like needle is one flower from each pair of leaves.
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Requirements for Pleiospilos nelii Rubra 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?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Sensitive to water
Recommended planting season?
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
Dead leaves and bloom stems
Size of the plant?
3-7cm, 1-3 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Small amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Yes with light
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Summer / Autumn
General information about the flower
Pink-purple with inner yellow, flowers with multi petals there like needle is one flower from each pair of leaves.
Pleiospilos nelii Rubra