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Argyroderma delaetii roseum (100 seeds)


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Argyroderma delaetii roseum. Family : Aizoaceae. Common names : Stone Plants, Living Rock, Silver Stoneflower, Living Stone. This plants remain solitary or slowly clump and form clusters of little “eggs” at the ends of short prostrate stems, They consist of a pair of fleshy leaves, either in clusters or singly, up to 3 cm high. It is extremely variable and also plants from the same seed capsule may show different flower colors. Sowing instructions : The small seeds can be sown in pots of fine, well-drained sand, any time during the summer months when temperatures are warm. Cover the seeds with a very fine layer of grit and water from below with a fungicide to prevent damping off. For the first 3-4 days cover the pots with a sheet of glass/clear Perspex to keep the humidity levels high. Remove the glass and replace it with light shade cloth and mist once or twice a day for the next two weeks after which most seeds should have germinated. From then on misting can be reduced to every second and then every third day as the little plants grow. Locality: Vanrhynsdorp. Harvest: March 2024