Pleiospilos simulans growing leaf plant succulent of the genus Pleiospilos also known as Split rock, Pleiospilos simulans 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 wedge, leaves grow in pairs from each pair of leaves grow one pair inside the old pair in angle 90 degree of growth.

Pleiospilos simulans flowers

Flower color yellow, the flowers multi petals there like needle is one flower from each pair of leaves.

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Requirements for Pleiospilos simulans 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

Recommended planting season?
All year

Pests and diseases:
Slugs

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

Water requirement:
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:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower:
Yellow flowers with multi petals there like needle is one flower from each pair of leaves.

Scientific name:

Pleiospilos simulans

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