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Stapelia Gigantea

Botanical Name:

Stapelia gigantea

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How to Grow
Water
Low
Water sparingly, allowing the mix to nearly dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Sun
6+ hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Plant Type

Compact, dense clump-forming stem-succulents.

Flower

Flowers strongly carrion-scented; peduncle stout, up to 1 mm long.

Fruit

Mericarps erect, two, 9–13 cm long, fusiform

Taxonomy

Order

Gentianales

Family

Asclepiadaceae

Genus

Stapelia

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