Biophytum sensitivum

10,00

incl. vat

Biophytum sensitivum, also known as the little living tree, is a moisture loving swap plant native to south-east Asia and India. Due to its size and favouritism towards moist soil, this plant is perfectly suited to terrariums, as well as bing a cute house plant.

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Description

Biophytum sensitivum, also known as the little living tree, is a moisture loving swamp plant native to south-east Asia and India. It’s palm like branches host delicate leaves wich respond to environmental changes- such as watering, touch and stress- with movement. Due to its size and favouritism towards moist soil, this plant is perfectly suited to terrariums, as well as bing a cute house plant.

Biophytum sensitivum produces flowers yearly allowing for seed cultivation for those especially enthusiastic about this friendly little plant. The plant should not be exposed to any direct sunlight but be placed in a bright space for optimal growth. When planting Biophytum in a terrarium, ensure that it is paired with other moisture living plants to avoid it being under watered. The soil should always be kept damp and a pot without drainage is suitable for this little friend.

The extensive characteristics of this living tree will be a constant talking point when taking guests on a tour of your own urban jungle. Biophytum sensitivum is the perfect gift for amateur growers and a must have for experienced collectors!

Size: this plant comes in 6cm terra-cotta pot and is up to 10cm tall.

Care Tips: To increase the life span of the plant, remove flowers when the first appear with sharp gardening shears.

Water: must be kept damp

Light: bright indirect light

Humidity: moderate to high

Plant Toxicity: not toxic.

Delivery Time

Germany 1-3 days

For all other countries delivery time can range from 3-10 days.

At the moment we are processing the orders on Mondays only – so if you order from us on a Wednesday it won’t be processed until the following Monday.

Due to bio laws our plants are shipped only to the countries of European Union, Norway and Switzerland. Shipping fee includes packaging and handling costs. All parcels are send with tracking number. We cannot guarantee specific delivery times. Please note: we aim to get all orders shipped within 7 working days from the date of order.

 

To avoid plants being held up in the post, we only post them out Monday to Wednesday (depending on the season) if shipping inland Germany or Mondays only when shipping in EU.

 

When ordering in winter, please know that we ship our plants with heat packs included in the package. We can however postpone the shipment if the temperatures go below 0.

 

Please note that some damage can occur during transit on occasions, despite our best efforts to package our plants ready for travel. We hope you understand if that does by chance occur.

Disclaimer

An example picture gives a trustworthy image of the plant with good care. The plant at the example picture is not the plant that will be delivered. This is an example, so variations are possible. The eventually delivered plant may differ in for example size, number of flower branches, etc.

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