PlantsAdeniums→Desert Rose (Adenium 'Apple')

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

Growing Adenium PlantsGrowing Adenium Plants
By drdawg on March 3, 2016

Although the Adenium ("Desert Rose") has all the looks of a succulent, with a water-reservoir trunk and root form, it is not grown the same way as a typical succulent.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Adenium obesum blooming... by hlutzow Dec 9, 2020 10:56 AM 24
Too much water for dormancy by BigAppleRoseGuy Feb 26, 2020 8:34 AM 5
Sos! Saving a 27 year old Adenium! Sos! by Badwolf Jan 1, 2020 9:33 PM 12
Cuttings by kidglovs Sep 2, 2019 1:46 PM 9
Desert Rose soft roots while drying by Bewharak Oct 3, 2019 3:49 AM 7
an adenium makeover by BigAppleRoseGuy Aug 5, 2019 4:25 PM 4
O-T Junction by Rainbow Jan 3, 2017 5:50 PM 306
Will adenium seeds come true to parent? by Rainbow Dec 2, 2018 9:28 AM 8
Let's see what else we are growing by drdawg Sep 5, 2016 11:17 AM 70
Rather new to Adeniums and could use some advice... by Blondmyk Oct 13, 2014 8:12 AM 19
My spring blooms by Dutchlady1 May 12, 2014 4:25 AM 30
Weirdo weather! by coconut Jan 16, 2013 9:19 AM 2
Blooming Today, continuedddd...... by coconut Sep 25, 2012 7:04 AM 135
Need answers by kareoke May 7, 2012 9:33 AM 91
Blooming today by extranjera Jun 15, 2012 1:42 PM 223
Adeniums continued...... by chefmike92 Jun 14, 2012 6:44 PM 125
Is Wilfred here yet? by Andi Feb 23, 2010 4:56 PM 5,895

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