Anacampseros Rufescens (Sunrise)

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POT SIZE
  • 9cm(Ø) x 7cm(H)
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Description

DISCLAIMER

  1. The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and although look identical but never 100% similar to the image pictured here.
  2. Flowers/Fruits are seasonal and plants may not be with flowers/fruits at the time of order/delivery.
  3. Overall Height was measured from the bottom of the pot to the tallest point of the plant vertically.

PRODUCT MEASUREMENT

  • Plant Overall Height APPROXIMATELY:-
  • 11cm for POT SIZE 9cm(Ø)

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Anacampseros rufescens, also known as Sunrise or Sand Rose, is a small succulent plant native to South Africa.
  • It is a low-growing plant with compact rosettes of thick, fleshy leaves that range in color from pale green to pinkish-red or purple.
  • The leaves have a soft, velvety texture and can form attractive color gradients, with the tips often displaying a contrasting hue.
  • Anacampseros rufescens is a slow-growing plant that stays relatively small, typically reaching a height of about 4 to 6 inches (10 to 15 cm).
  • In bright sunlight or stressed conditions, the leaves can take on vibrant shades of pink or red, giving the plant a captivating appearance.
  • It produces delicate, daisy-like flowers that can be pink, purple, or white, adding additional charm to the plant.
  • Sunrise is a popular choice for succulent arrangements, rock gardens, or as an indoor houseplant, thanks to its striking colors and compact size.
  • It thrives in well-draining soil and prefers bright, indirect light, but can tolerate some shade.
  • Like most succulents, Anacampseros rufescens is drought-tolerant and should be watered sparingly, allowing the soil to dry out between waterings.
  • It is a relatively low-maintenance plant, making it suitable for beginners or those with limited gardening experience.
  • Anacampseros rufescens is appreciated for its unique coloration, adorable rosette form, and ability to add a touch of whimsy to any succulent collection or garden.

SOIL REQUIREMENT

  • Anacampseros rufescens prefers well-draining soil.
  • Use a succulent or cactus potting mix, which provides good drainage.
  • The soil should have good moisture retention without becoming waterlogged.
  • Adding perlite or coarse sand to the soil mix can improve drainage.

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FEEDING/FERTILIZER REQUIREMENT

  • A balanced blend of fertilizer diluted to half strength is suitable and commonly used.
  • Fertilizer blends specially formulated for cacti and succulents are also suitable.

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LIGHT REQUIREMENT

  • Anacampseros rufescens thrives in bright, indirect light.
  • It can tolerate some direct sunlight, especially in the morning or late afternoon.
  • Avoid intense midday sunlight, as it can cause sunburn.
  • Provide some shade during the hottest part of the day, if needed.

WATER REQUIREMENT

  • Anacampseros rufescens has low water requirements.
  • Allow the soil to dry out partially between waterings.
  • Water thoroughly but infrequently, ensuring the water reaches the root zone.
  • Reduce watering during the dormant period or cooler months.

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