Contents in the package
One Mother plant and ten numbers of triple petal double color adenium bonsai seeds having active germination rates.
How long seeds will be best for sowing ?
Adenium seeds will best before for 5 years.
Preferable temperature to preserve adenium seeds
3 degree celsius to 20 degree celsius.
Trumpet shaped double petal violet flower, usually have flowers in bunch. Best home flowering plant suited for India’s tropical climatic conditions.
Number of petals
Adenium obesum is the best flowering plants in Dogbane family. Native to south of Sahara this desert plant can grow to 3.3-9.8 feet. Adenium is a sun lover therefore it needs 6 to 8 hours of day light for better growth.
In early growth stages Adenium can be grow in indoor where 2-3 hours of sun light available. Adenium plants are highly tolerant against all weather conditions, this is because it is known as desert rose.
It can grow easily in gardens as house plant. This the best verity of flowering plants besides it needs very little care. Even though it rewards you with bright colors of flowers, besides it is really a tough desert plant which verbally unkillable.
Over watering is the villain in culturing them, because over watering cause root rot in it. Therefore porous pots and well drained potting mixture e.g.: sand, perlite, coco coir or HARVYORA POTTING mixture are preferable for planting Adenium. It can thrive in tropical and sub-tropical arid climate, little humid conditions are acceptable. Therefore it can thrive in Indian tropical climate.
Adenium plant (desert rose) can accept wide range of climatic conditions. Extreme cold say below 0°C and extreme heat say above 40°C are not good for them.
Because in these climatic conditions it undergoes to a dormant stage may cause death of the Adenium plant. Therefore In scorching winter and summer, keep it indoor to protect them. The most favorable condition for them is 30-35°C. They can thrives in moist and well drained potting mixtures. Wet soil is not suitable for the Adenium plants because it cause root rot in Adenium plants.
HOW TO PLANT AN ADENIUM?
Different verities Adenium plants are available in the market as a seed or fully grown Adeinum plant. Fully grown Adenium plants needn’t much care but the seeds needs care.
You can buy it online through many websites, HARVYORA provides fully matured grafted Adenium plant for you. Therefore after getting a fully matured Adenium plant from HARVYORA. You have to only bother about re-potting, after few months only.
Can we grow Adenium plant on bare soil?
Yes you can directly plant it to the well-drained soil of your home garden. Create proper slope to avoid water holdings or plant it in a plastic, ceramic or in clay pot. All having a provision to drain the water well enough.
For faster growth
Adenium grow faster in porous containers because it dry faster. Re-potting is to be done only after the old container is filled with thick fleshy caudex. Otherwise it will reduce the number of flowering therefore keep the caudex above the soil level.
While re-potting it you can use 50% sand, besides gravel or perlite and fill the next 50% with coco coir or HARVYORA potting mixture.
Keep in mind that you have to keep the caudex above the potting mixture because it brings a good bonsai shape to your Adenium plant.
Adenium is a sun lover so it needs 6-8 hours of day light. Baby Adenium plant can be kept indoor till mature, but it also need at least 3-4 hours of slight sun light.
Is Adenium a succulent plant?
Adenium plants are the best flowering plants in Dogbane family. This plant needs very less amount of water, therefore treated as succulent. Because it needs water 2-3 times in a week. Places where get heavy rain fall you have to keep it in indoor or green house to avoid over watering and root rot.
You can use normal fertilizers or HARVYORA energizer because for better result Adenium plant need some energizers. Don’t use fertilizers in flowering season because it may result in falling of the flower buds.
ADENIUM PLANT CARE DO’S AND DON’TS
Adenium plants should have to get 6-8 hours of sunlight.
Favorable range of temperature for Adenium plant is 30-35 degree Celsius.
Re-potting is done only after the Caudex is overwhelmed over the container.
Use well drained potting mixture and porous pots because it’s a succulent shrub nature.
Use HARVYORA energizer or other organic fertilizers to accelerate the growth.
Water Adenium plants 2-3 times in a week.
Pruning of Adenium plant is usually done in spring and early summer season.
Use sterilized instruments for pruning.
Use water soluble fertilizers.
Never over water your Adenium.
Avoid the use of fertilizers in flowering season.
HOW CAN WE GROW ADENIUM IN BONSAI SHAPE?
Adenium is an evergreen all season flowering succulent shrub. A best flowering plant which needs very little water and care. It can be grow as bonsai by proper pruning, the shape of the container can give a bonsai shape to Adenium plants.
Before summer season or spring season are best for pruning because low temperature is best for the pruning process. Therefore it improves the size of the caudex. Besides V shaped pots are best suited to have a thicker caudex. Always keep the caudex above the potting mixture, use HARVYORA Adenium energizer for better results.
Water soluble fertilizers, improves the Adenium growth drastically. While re-potting wash the caudex and prune undesirable roots, because these methods can have desired results to have a bonsai Adenium plant.
SEASONS OF ADENIUM PLANT
Adenium is an all season flowering plant, besides it act as a cactus or succulent in autumn and winter, it act as tropical plant in spring and summer.
They blossoms in spring to mid-summer and again in early autumn months therefore it is considered as all season flowering garden plant. Pruning of them in spring season and early summer season brings better result. Fertilizers can be apply in every season but have better results in early spring season.