Peanut cactus

Peanut cactus

Scientific Name : Chamaecereus silvestrii Family : Cactaceae Common Name : Peanut cactus Description: A small, soft-stemmed and prostrate growing cactus. Blooms very profusely with deep saffron coloured flowers. Suitable for hanging planters. If grafted on tall stock can get nice weeping shape. Propagation : Division Longevity...

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Pedilanthus nana

Pedilanthus nana

Scientific Name : Pedilanthus tithymaloides nanus Family : Euphorbiaceae Common Name : Pedilanthus nana Description: A small, cute succulent with leaves arranged only on two opposite sides, like a feather. There is a variegated variety of this plant. Propagation : Stem cuttings Longevity...

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Paddle plant

Paddle plant

Scientific Name : Kalanchoe luciae Family : Crassulaceae Common Name : Paddle plant Description: Syn: Kalanchoe thyrsiflora. A succulent with very large, paddle-like leaves which turn red in full sunlight. The plant starts growing very tall stalk on which flowers are borne. At this stage plant starts giving basal suckers and also small plantlets on the tall flowering stalk. Propagation : Division, leaf...

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Burro’s tail

Burro’s tail

Scientific Name : Sedum morganianum Family : Crassulaceae Common Name : Burro’s tail Description: A very attractive succulent with silvery-green leaves which grow very densely on stems. Due to its trailing habit it is suitable for hanging baskets. Propagation : Stem cuttings, leaves, division Longevity...

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