Stem: It only grows to be 4 cm high and
has a 5-6cm diameter
Flowers: Silky shining, greenish/tan.
Cultivation: It is a summer
grower plant that offers no
cultivation difficulties. Water
regularly in summer (but do not overwater ) keep rather dry in winter.
Feed with a high
potassium fertilizer in summer.
It is quite frost resistant if kept dry (hardy to -5° C)
Sun Exposure: Light shade to half shade.
Propagation: Direct sow after
last frost. (seldom
produces offsets). Colour mutants and variegates cultivars are
propagated by graft.
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