Elatostema repens (Trailing Watermelon Begonia)
$14.02 incl. GST
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- The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and though look identical but never 100% similar to the image pictured here.
- Flowers/fruits are seasonal and plants may not be with flowers/fruits at the time of order/delivery.
- Overall Height APPROXIMATELY 30cm
- Elatostema is a genus of flowering plants containing approximately 350 known species in the nettle family Urticaceae, native to tropical forest clearings throughout Australasia, Asia, and Africa.
- There may be as many as 1,000 species of this little-known genus, which is susceptible to deforestation and other forms of human exploitation.
- Elatostema repens is commonly known as Trailing Watermelon Begonia, Wavy Watermelon Begonia, Satin Creeper, Rainbow Vine, Sisek Naga.
- Moist, Fertile Loamy Soils, Well-Drained Soils.
- Feed with slow-release pellets or liquid fertilizer once a month.
- Shady bright to partial sunlight.
- Water when the soil feels dry to touch.