Desert Rose (Adenium obesum subsp. socotranum) in the Adeniums Database

Botanical names:
Adenium obesum subsp. socotranum Accepted
Adenium socotranum Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Cactus/Succulent
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Dry
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

True Socotranum - origin Island of Socotra

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Location: CanadaDate: Apr/2016True Socotranum - origin Island of Socotra
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Location: Socotra IslandPhoto courtesy of: Rod Waddington
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Location: Socotra IslandPhoto courtesy of: Rod Waddington
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Location: Socotra IslandPhoto courtesy of: Rod Waddington
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Location: Socotra IslandDate: 2013-08-24Photo courtesy of: Rod Waddington
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Comments:
Posted by Baja_Costero (Baja California - Zone 11b) on Jul 19, 2016 12:24 PM

First big wave of "captive" socotranums released from a Southern California nursery in 2004.

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