Adenium is a tropical plant known for its striking flowers and unique caudex (trunk). Whether you are a new collector or seasoned grower do not worry about the holidays, your Adenium will be alive in any appropriate condition.
What makes it special:
- One of the popular flowering succulent plants.
- Perfect bonsai looking flowering plant
- Popular house plant with attractive foliage.
- Popular low maintenance plant.
||Adenium Plant, Desert Rose ( Grown through seeds, Any Color ) - Plant
||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
This product does not have the flowers at the time of shipping. Afterward, the plant will bloom and it could be of any colored flower.Adenium is a genus of succulent flowering plants in the family Apocynaceae, commonly known as the desert rose which is a natural bonsai looking plant.
It has fleshy leaves and beautiful open-trumpet shaped flowers. It is a succulent, and forms more of a bush than a tree. Desert Rose plants found at the garden shop are usually grown from seed and similar to the true species found in nature.
||12 inch (30 cm)
||5 inch (13 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
||Adenium, Desert Rose
|Maximum Reachable Height
||Up to 4 feet
||Summer and Spring
||Easy to grow
Planting and care
Keep the plant indoor with bright direct natural light.SoilThe soil should be well drained and fertile for growing Adenium plant. WateringWater the plant when the topsoil (3-4 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.Do not overwater the plant.Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Application of FertilizerDuring the main growing season (April - August) feed the Adenium plant with organic fertilizer once a month.Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily. Re-pottingWhen a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer.Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days and then move the plant in its suitable climatic condition.For re-potting procedure click here
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Plant ProtectionRemove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.DontsDo not apply water on plant leaves.Do not overwater the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
Adenium Plant care
Check the moisture in the soil before watering it. Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water.Require natural direct light.Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.
Initial (1 -2 weeks ) care once the plant reaches your place:
||Well draining and nutrient-rich soil
||18 to 35 degrees Celcius.
||Use any organic fertilizer.
Adenium Plant special feature
Desert looking beautiful flowering plant.
Adenium Plant uses
- It brings the vibrant beauty to your various types of gardens