Rhombophyllum dolabriforme is low, succulent semi-shrub richly branching at its tips. Tufted when young the plants slowly grow out into densely branched, up to 12 inches in height at maturity. The leaves grow upright, mid-green to dark green, with translucent dots. The flowers are daisy-like, mostly solitary, golden yellow.
The flowers open in the afternoon. It blooms for many months, beginning in mid-spring.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Elkhorn Plant, Hatchet Plant
Maximum Reachable Height
Up to 12 inch
Easy to grow
Planting and care
Keep in a bright sunny location.
Try not to water the leaves, give water to soil only.
Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.
Water the plant in a morning, between 8 to 10 am.
Avoid keeping in suffocated areas or in dark room.
While re-potting or propagating try not to disturb the roots.
Required care in the winter season. If growing in a pot, then kept in indoors and growing in outside do mulching.
Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Re-pot with the following proportions:
3 parts of potting soil,
1 part of grit (pumice),
1 part of the horticultural-grade sand,
1/2 part of the compost etc.
Well drained soil
20 to 25 degrees C
Apply any organic fertilizer.
Elkhorn special feature
Flower color yellow with multi needle petals full flower.
Its color and the appearance is appreciated by the various gardens
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Elkhorn?
Elkhorn is commonly known as Elkhorn Plant, Hatchet Plant
How tall do Elkhorn grow?
On average Elkhorn grows Up to 12 inch
What color are Elkhorn?
A Elkhorn plant bears flowers of color Yellow
When Elkhorn blooms?
With enough light, Elkhorn may produce Yellow flowers in Spring
How hard is Elkhorn to grow?
A Elkhorn is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Elkhorn need?
A Elkhorn prefers Part Shade
How much water does a Elkhorn need?
A Elkhorn prefers watering Low
What kind of soil does a Elkhorn need?
A Elkhorn prefers Well drained soil
What temperature does a Elkhorn like?
A Elkhorn prefers 20 to 25 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Elkhorn?
To encourage Elkhorn growth, Apply any organic fertilizer.
Thursday, 13 February 2020
Excellent plant. needs quite a bit of care though
Sunday, 24 November 2019
Do we have to replant it when this will be get delivered to us at home?