Aloinopsis Schooneesii 🌱

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This is an adorable and highly sought-after petite mesemb from South Africa. It grows as a cluster of flat-topped leaves that clump and mound tightly.  Plants can flush purple to pink in direct sun. It grows a large taproot and plants can be maintained in a bonsai-style with an exposed caudex. 

  • Origin: Native to South Africa
  • Common Name: Aloinopsis Schooneesii
  • General Care: Low-maintenance plant that is drought-tolerant and requires minimal care.
  • Growing Periods: Actively grows during spring and summer, with slower growth in fall and winter.
  • Soil Recommendations: Well-draining soil is crucial to prevent root rot. A sandy or succulent mix is recommended.
  • Hardiness Zones: Suitable for zones 9-11. Can be grown indoors in colder regions.
  • Light Needs: Thrives in full sun to partial shade. Provide adequate sunlight for optimal growth.
  • Pet Safety: Aloinopsis Schooneesii is generally considered safe for pets. However, it's always best to monitor them and prevent excessive chewing or ingestion.
  • Additional Note: You will receive a similar plant in color and size, semi-bare root for pots larger than 2.5 inches.

The plants are featured in a 3.5" pot and are shipped bare-root with no nursery pot.

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FOR WINTER MONTHS: If you experience sustained cold weather temperatures under 38 degrees, we encourage you to add a 72-Hour heat pack to your order to ensure the safest arrival of your new plants during cold weather conditions.  To order a 72-Hour heat pack, click HERE.