Aloinopsis Schooneesii 🌱
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.