Adromischus festivus (Plover Eggs Plant) is listed as a form of Adromischus cooperi. It is an attractive succulent, up to 4 inches (10 cm) tall, with a…
Adromischus cristatus can be propagated through the use of leaves or by planting its seeds.
Of the 2 methods of propagation, using its leaves is recommended because growing the seeds will take a long time.
Step 1: Gently twist and pull on a leaf of Adromischus cristatus. It must be a clean pull so that no part of the leaf is left on the stem. A clean pull will assure you of a successful propagation of the plant.
Step 2: Place the leaf in a shaded area and give it a few days to develop hard calluses.
Step 3: Once the calluses have developed, place the leaf on well-draining soil.
Step 1: Plant the seeds during warm weather.
Step 2: Make sure the pot has well-draining soil for you to plant the seeds in.
Step 3: Give the soil water whenever the soil is dry to the touch. It may take some time for germination to take place.
Shoutout to all the succulent-lovers and gardeners out there! And if you are not among them already, you will surely start to love these adorable specimens from the very beginning. Thanks to their appealing and unique-patterned foliage, Calico Hearts plants are a must-have dash of color that would make a great addition to your collection.
Succulents are among the easiest plants to grow and care for, and the Calico Hearts species are no different! They are an excellent choice for both indoor and outdoor growing or as a gift for your beloved friends.
Adromischus maculatus, otherwise known as Calico Hearts, Chocolate-drop, or the Spotted Adromischus, is a species of flowering succulents in the Crassulaceae family. Calico Hearts plants are endemic to the Western Cape and Eastern Cape of South Africa.
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