This product contains
|1||Portulaca, 9 O Clock (Any Color) - Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
Interesting Fact: Portulaca is also known as 9 O clock plant as it blooms approximately at 9 O clock in the morning in India, making it a very interesting plant!!
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. Portulaca flowers are truly beautiful in various garden and landscape settings and have been used to beautify old structures and stone walkways. Portulaca is another clue to the wonderful drought tolerance of a perennial succulent flowering plant.Many varieties of portulaca have semi-double to fully double flowers that resemble miniature roses. Flowers blooms in bright colors, like yellow, orange, red, and bright pink, white, cream, and variegated flower colors are also available.
|Plant Height||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||4 inch (10 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Eleven O Clock, Purslane, and Sun Plant|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 30-40 cm tall, spread up to 1 foot.|
|Flower Colour ||Any color|
|Bloom Time ||Summer season|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and careWater a plant when the soil feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering for the winter & rainy season.
Try to water the plants in the morning around 8-10am.
You should remove dead, infected, or damaged plant parts and throw in the garbage collector.
You should prune and fertilize a plant mostly in the spring season.
When a plant grows beyond its limit and pot size not providing enough space for the spread of roots, re-pot with fresh soil and some fertilizer.
While re-potting, try not to disturb the roots. Avoid any drastic change in the provided environment otherwise, the plants may get stress/shock.
For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.
Portulacas love it hot and dry. You can plant them in poor, even sandy, soil. They also adapt to average garden conditions. Just give them full sun and any well-drained soil. Water them after planting and watch them go.
Propagation of portulaca is seeds and cutting. Best season of planting is early monsoon and spring season.
|Sunlight ||Full sunlight|
|Soil ||Sandy well-drained soils.|
|Temperature ||20 to 30 degree C|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer.|
Portulaca special feature
Beautiful, bright colored flower
- Portulaca is used as the ornamental plant
Frequently Asked Questions
How to plant Portulaca grandiflora?
Choose a 5-7 inches pot with a drainage hole and cover the drainage hole with a small stone. Put a few inches of soil in the new pot. Water your plant thoroughly. Put the plant in the pot in the center and add the soil. Do not overfill the pot the soil line should be about 1 below the top of the pot. Water the plant.
Are Portulaca plants perennials?
Yes, Portulaca plant is a perennial plant.
Is Portulaca an ice plant?
Yes, Portulaca is an ice plant.
How to plant Portulaca in pots?
Choose a 5-7 inches pot with a drainage hole and cover the drainage hole with a small stone.
Put a few inches of soil in the new pot. Water your plant thoroughly. Put the plant in the pot in the center and add the soil.
Do not overfill the pot - the soil line should be about 1 below the top of the pot. Water the plant.
When do you plant Portulaca?
You can plant the portulaca throughout the year where the 25 to 30 degree Celsius temperature is available.
Can you plant Portulaca in the ground?
Yes, you can plant Portulaca in the ground.
Where to plant Portulaca?
You can plant Portulaca in the pot as well as in the ground where it will get natural bright light / indirect bright light with some morning sunlight (3-6 hours).
Is Portulaca an indoor plant?
No, Portulaca is not an indoor plant generally it is a grown outdoor garden as well as in the hanging basket.
How to prune Portulaca plants?
Prune your Portulaca plant by cutting or pinching the branches, when it trails down the side of a container.
What is Portulaca plant?
Portulaca is a succulent flowering plant of family Portulacaceae.
When to plant Portulaca seeds?
You can plant the Portulaca seed generally in the spring season but the ideal soil temp for the sowing of Portulaca seed is 25 to 30-degree celsius.
Monday, 16 March 2020
This plant is very easy to grow.
Wednesday, 04 March 2020
Verry small size.but good product no any damage when i got it in my home delievery is superior
Tuesday, 18 February 2020
can I grow absolutely indoor or outdoor? or partly indoor or outdoor?
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