Ochna is a genus comprising 86 species of evergreen trees, shrubs and shrublets belonging to the family Ochnaceae. These species are native to tropical woodlands of Africa, the Mascarenes and Asia.
|Plant Height||13 inch (33 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||6 inch (15 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Mickey Mouse plant|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||4 to 8 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Yellow and calyx is red|
|Bloom Time ||May to june|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and careThe plant is often distributed by birds that eat the seeds and, in some cases, can become weedy. If this happens, you can leave the plants wherever they pop up, or you can dig them up and move them to another desired location.
Growing Mickey Mouse plants is not difficult. Although it grows in nearly any well-drained soil, it thrives in soil that is amended with compost or other rich organic material. Mickey Mouse plant tolerates either full sunlight or partial shade.
|Sunlight ||Full Sun to Partial Shade|
|Soil ||Well-drained soil|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer |
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Ochna?
Ochna is commonly known as Mickey Mouse plant
How tall do Ochna grow?
On average Ochna grows 4 to 8 feet
What color are Ochna?
A Ochna plant bears flowers of color Yellow and calyx is red
When Ochna blooms?
With enough light, Ochna may produce Yellow and calyx is red flowers in May to june
How hard is Ochna to grow?
How much sunlight does a Ochna need?
A Ochna prefers Full Sun to Partial Shade
How much water does a Ochna need?
A Ochna prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Ochna need?
A Ochna prefers Well-drained soil
What temperature does a Ochna like?
How often should I fertilize my Ochna?
To encourage Ochna growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Sunday, 19 January 2020
I ve never ordered a plant online before. Will the plant not die doing delivery?
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
M vry hapy wid d plants..... its so b ful ...... just want to know how often have to sprinkle water in it..
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Excellent plant. needs quite a bit of care though
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