Adenium Obesum - Pachycaul South African Tree
Native to Africa and the Arabian peninsula, this very variable plant can grow in many forms, sometimes with its caudex partly under-ground, or may be taller and above ground, The caudex is generaly bottle shaped,
In the summer 4-6cm flowers appears, which can be red, pink, or even white - this plant is also known as the Desert Rose, due to its bright flowers!
Grows best in warm situations with sandy soil. Protect against frost and do not water when they are dormant. Cannot endure freezing temperatures and grows best at 10°C and above.