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Nolina breviflora "Perote" 15-20cm

Nolina breviflora "Perote" 15-20cm

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Product Description

Nolina breviflora, commonly known as "Perote," is a striking succulent plant that belongs to the Asparagaceae family. This unique and beautiful plant is native to Mexico and is known for its distinctive appearance and low-maintenance nature, making it a popular choice for both indoor and outdoor gardens.

Nolina breviflora "Perote" is characterized by its rosette of long, slender, arching leaves that grow in a dense cluster from a central trunk-like stem. The leaves are typically dark green in color and have a slightly serrated edge, adding an intriguing texture to the plant. "Perote" can reach a height of 4 to 6 feet (1.2 to 1.8 meters) and has an overall graceful and architectural presence. In mature plants, it may produce a tall flower stalk with small, inconspicuous flowers.

Cultivation:

  1. Sunlight: Nolina breviflora "Perote" thrives in bright, indirect sunlight. It can tolerate some direct sunlight, especially in the morning or late afternoon, but it prefers partial shade to protect its leaves from scorching.

  2. Soil: Well-draining soil is crucial for the health of "Perote." Use a cactus or succulent potting mix or amend regular potting soil with sand or perlite to improve drainage.

  3. Watering: Nolina breviflora is drought-tolerant, so it's important not to overwater it. Allow the soil to dry out between waterings. Water sparingly during the growing season (spring and summer) and reduce watering in the dormant season (fall and winter).

  4. Container Growing: If you're growing "Perote" indoors, use a container with drainage holes to prevent waterlogged soil. Repot the plant every 2-3 years to refresh the soil and provide more space for growth.

  5. Temperature and Humidity: Nolina breviflora can tolerate a range of temperatures, but it prefers mild to warm conditions. It is not frost-hardy, so protect it from freezing temperatures. It can adapt to different humidity levels and is well-suited for both dry and humid climates.

  6. Fertilization: Fertilize sparingly during the growing season with a balanced, diluted, liquid fertilizer. Apply it every 4-6 weeks to provide essential nutrients.

  7. Pruning: Prune away any dead or damaged leaves as needed to maintain the plant's attractive appearance.

Nolina breviflora "Perote" is a low-maintenance and visually appealing succulent that can enhance the beauty of your indoor or outdoor garden while requiring minimal care. With the right conditions and care, it can thrive and provide a touch of elegance to your space.

IMPORTANT: Please be aware that picture 1 show adult plant not for sale, the offer is for a plant in the dimension indicated in title description

PLANTS WILL BE SENT BARE ROOTS WITH NO SOIL AND POT

A phytosanitary certificate (for additional costs of €20,00) is necessary for export plants from Italy to ALL destinations out of EUROPEAN COMMUNITY.

Among which: United Kingdom Turkey, South America, USA, CanadaAustralia, Japan, Singapore, Philippines, South Korea, Thailand, etc.

Please be aware that most plants change across seasons. For example, some of them will naturally lose leaves or change in colour during colder months. Do not hesitate to contact us for further informations about the plants of your interest.

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Plant height: 15-20cm

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