Minimum order value R300 / $30 | FREE SHIPPING on all orders over R1500 / $350

View Product

Stapelia hirsuta


Stapelia hirsuta (Asclepiadaceae). It is native to the summer rainfall areas of South Africa. This bizarre plant produces a huge, star-shaped flower reaching 17cm across! This species is a deep purple/red and is covered in dense hairs. Sowing: Sow seed in spring in a well-drained, light, sandy soil mixed with compost and cover with a thin layer of soil. Keep the temperature at 25-35 °C, in a shaded and fairly moist position. Keep plants well ventilated and in good light to prevent damping off. Locality: Wellington. Harvest: October 2023


10, 50, 100