How to grow Titanopsis calcarea

Titanopsis calcarea growing herbaceous succulent of the genus Nananthus also known as Mesembryanthemum aloides, Titanopsis calcarea perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean, desert climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10-12a.

Leaves color green some cultivars leaves can be red or purple all the leaf or just part in shape triangle or wedge with bumps on the leaves.

Titanopsis calcarea flower

Flower color yellow, petals can be with darker color in the middle flowers are multi petals,

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Requirements for Titanopsis calcarea growing and care:

More than -2C, well-drained soil

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:

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Slugs, snails

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead leaves

Size of the plant?
5-15 cm, 2-6 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?

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:

General information about the flower
Multi petals flower color yellow

Scientific name:

Titanopsis calcarea

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