Boophone disticha

65,00

incl. vat

Boophone disticha is a plant for the true connoisseurs.  Boophone is commonly known as tumbleweed or a century plant. Its native to South Africa and it is a bulbous tropical and subtropical flowering plant. Its fan-like arrangement of wavy-edged glaucous leaves makes a very dramatic and exotic statement. These leaves can grow up to 60 cm in length.

This plant comes in a terracotta planter of 20cm in diameter and is about 25cm tall.

4 in stock

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Care Tips

LIGHT

Boophone disticha likes full sun.

 

WATER

All forms of this magnificent bulb will rot if overwatered or planted in soil that retains even a little water. High draught tolerance. Water when the leaves start to show and sparingly through summer. As soon as the leaves begin to yellow, withhold watering until the following season.

 

POTTING

Plant in very well-drained sandy or rocky soil. 

Delivery times

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.