Ptilotus exaltatus

Ptilotus exaltatus growing herbaceous of the genus Ptilotus also known as Pink mulla mulla, Ptilotus exaltatus short perennial or annual used as ornamental plant also drought tolerant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical, temperate or tropic climate.

Leaves color green the leaf shape elliptic the leaf fleshy.

Ptilotus exaltatus flower

Flowers are small growing in groups on inflorescence stalk in a shape of cone, flower color pink to purple.

How to grow: 

Requirements for Ptilotus exaltatus growing and care:

Moist, well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
?

Recommended planting season?
Spring

Pests and diseases:
Nematode, Aphids

Pruning season:
All season

How to prune:
Old flowers

Size of the plant?
0.1-1.5 m

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

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Blooming: 

Bloom season:
Summer

General information about the flower
Small flowers grows in groups on inflorescence stalk in a shape of cone, flower color pink to purple.

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