Adromischus

Adromischus

Life-form Succulent
Family Crassulaceae
Origin
South Africa
Easy to grow
Lightweight with little difficulty.
Size
a height of 15 cm.
growth rate
Low
life expectancy
years
Temperature
Summer: room, in winter, preferably not above 59 °F if it is in the rest period, can withstand +41 °F.
Humidity
Low.
Lighting
Full sun, very bright place.
Soil
Suitable store-bought soil for succulents with small amounts of sand. For the mixture of own preparation should take: 3 parts coarse sand or perlite, 2 parts garden soil, 2 parts humus (leaf mold), 1 part of charcoal and bone meal, lime or a bit of egg shell.
Watering
The upper layer of the soil should be dry between waterings in the summer. Watered about every 10-15 days, in November and February 1 time a month in December and January almost no water.
Fertilizer
During growth every 2-3 weeks to feed fertilizer for cacti.
Reproduction
Leaf cuttings and seed propagation. The broken-off leaves to dry for a few days, put them in damp sand or loose substrate. Young plants are formed cheers few months.
Flowering
Small, whitish flowers
Transplantation
Spring, every 2 years
Particular care
the Required period of winter dormancy.
Difficulties
Affected spider mites, mealy bugs. Possible root rot with excessive watering.
cleaning the air
Toxicity


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