Cryptanthus Fosterianus

$28.00 incl. GST
  • Overall Height APPROXIMATELY:
  1. 32-50cm for Pot Size 12cm(Ø)
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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 is measured from the bottom of the pot to the tallest point of the plant vertically.

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Crypanthus are a fascinating genus of the Bromeliaceae family.
  • They are easy to grow and particularly hardy, either in-ground or when grown in pots.
  • Adds a wonderful splash of color around rockeries or logs in shady areas of the garden.

SOIL REQUIREMENT

  • Mixed.
  • A loose soil, such as a mix of orchid bark with sphagnum- or peat moss and cocopeat, is ideal for Cryptanthus fosterianus.

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FEEDING/FERTILIZER REQUIREMENT

  • A slow-release fertilizer combined in the potting mix is recommended. Beware of copper and boron that are toxic to bromeliads. Your fertilizer should have none or no more than trace amounts of these micro-nutrients.

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LIGHT REQUIREMENT

  • Part-shade.

WATER REQUIREMENT

  • Twice a week.
  • Water when the top layer of the earth starts to become slightly dry.

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