Pereskia godseffiana - Plant

Barbados gooseberry, blade-apple cactus, leaf cactus, rose cactus, and lemonvine

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About Pereskia godseffiana

Pereskia, as traditionally circumscribed, is a genus of 17 tropical species and varieties of cacti that do not look much like other types of cacti, having substantial leaves and thin stems. They originate from the region between Brazil and Mexico.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Barbados gooseberry, blade-apple cactus, leaf cactus, rose cactus, and lemonvine
Maximum Reachable Height 0.75 to 1.00 feet
Flower Colour Red, purple, pink, white
Bloom Time Seasonal bloomer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

Do not prune plants in the fall. Simply cut off any dead or diseased canes.Stop fertilizing 6 weeks before the first frost but continue watering during dry autumn weather to help keep plants fortified during the dry winter.Mound, mulch, or add compost after a few frosts but before the ground freezes.

Pereskia godseffiana care

Before you plant, be sure that you choose varieties proven in your climate. When in doubt, All-America Rose Selections winners are good bets. Or check with your local nursery.If you order plants from a mail-order company, order early, in January or February (March at the latest).

Sunlight Part shade
Watering Dry to medium
Soil well-drained soil
Temperature 10° C
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

Pereskia godseffiana special feature

In its native area, Schlumbergera truncata is grown outdoors as an epiphyte or in rock gardens. In cooler climates, this plant can be grown in baskets or pots for brightly-lit window sills. It is sold primarily around the holiday season as a gift or decorative item.

Pereskia godseffiana uses

Ornamental Use:

  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

Medicinal Use:

  • Pereskia bleo is a medicinal plant of the family Cactaceae
  • Cacti are well-known desert plants and widely recognized by their specialized growth form of the stems and leaves

Frequently Asked Questions

What is another name for a Pereskia godseffiana ?

Pereskia godseffiana is commonly known as Barbados gooseberry, blade-apple cactus, leaf cactus, rose cactus, and lemonvine

How tall do Pereskia godseffiana grow?

On average Pereskia godseffiana grows 0.75 to 1.00 feet

What color are Pereskia godseffiana ?

A Pereskia godseffiana plant bears flowers of color Red, purple, pink, white

When Pereskia godseffiana blooms?

With enough light, Pereskia godseffiana may produce Red, purple, pink, white flowers in Seasonal bloomer

How hard is Pereskia godseffiana to grow?

A Pereskia godseffiana is Easy to grow

How much sunlight does a Pereskia godseffiana need?

A Pereskia godseffiana prefers Part shade

How much water does a Pereskia godseffiana need?

A Pereskia godseffiana prefers watering Dry to medium

What kind of soil does a Pereskia godseffiana need?

A Pereskia godseffiana prefers well-drained soil

What temperature does a Pereskia godseffiana like?

A Pereskia godseffiana prefers 10° C

How often should I fertilize my Pereskia godseffiana ?

To encourage Pereskia godseffiana growth, Apply any organic fertilizer



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Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Ideal plant for green gift

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