Pachypodium Rosulatum v Cactipes - Seeds - Madagascar Pachycaul Succulent
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Pachypodium Rosulatum v Cactipes
Elephants Foot Palm
This truly original succulent comes from the unique island of Madagascar.
A low growing plant which branches early in life. Decent sized plants can be attained from seed in a just a few years. The variety cactipes, has a spiny base, bearing leaf scars, and becomes quite swollen, up to 15 cm in diameter and 30 cm tall. Clusters of large bright yellow flowers, are produced in summer months, on older plants
A must have plant for the succulent collection.
Likes full sun, a well drained soil, and left dry in the winter, when it will shed its leaves. Keep above 10°C.