Gasteria (Gasteria batesiana)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Gasteria
Give a thumbs up Knoppies Gasteria
Give a thumbs up Wart-Leaf Gasteria

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bi-Color: Green and orange
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Fall
Late fall or early winter
Inflorescence Height: 12 - 18 inches
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Image

Photo gallery:

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Show Your Aloes Here by Stush2019 Nov 25, 2020 1:08 AM 896
Cactus and succulents chat by Baja_Costero Nov 25, 2020 3:03 PM 9,014
Your succulent pictures. by Dutchlady1 May 17, 2012 12:35 PM 251

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by mmolyson and is called "Spring is on the Way"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.