Fockea edulis

£15.99

Fockea edulis, commonly known as the Hottentot Bread or Elephant’s Foot Plant, is a unique and fascinating succulent native to Southern Africa. This perennial plant is prized for its distinctive appearance and ease of care. With its thick, bottle-shaped stem and drought-tolerant nature, Fockea edulis is a popular choice for succulent enthusiasts and collectors alike.

It produces small, oval-shaped leaves that are sparse and deciduous. The leaves are typically green and may appear briefly during the growing season before dropping off.

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Plant care

Pot size: 8cm - Height (including pot): 30cm approx..

Fockea edulis thrives in bright, indirect light. It can tolerate some direct sunlight, especially in the morning or late afternoon, but may scorch if exposed to intense sunlight for prolonged periods.

Like many succulents, Fockea edulis is drought-tolerant and prefers infrequent watering. Allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings, and avoid overwatering to prevent root rot.

This succulent prefers warm temperatures.

40 - 60 % humidity needs.

This plant is considered non-toxic to cats and dogs. Feed once a month through growing season.

Description

Fockea edulis, commonly known as the Hottentot Bread or Elephant’s Foot Plant, is a unique and fascinating succulent native to Southern Africa. This perennial plant is prized for its distinctive appearance and ease of care. With its thick, bottle-shaped stem and drought-tolerant nature, Fockea edulis is a popular choice for succulent enthusiasts and collectors alike.

It produces small, oval-shaped leaves that are sparse and deciduous. The leaves are typically green and may appear briefly during the growing season before dropping off.

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