Earth Star (Cryptanthus 'Ruby Red')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 2 to 3 inches
Plant Spread: 6 to 7 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Terrariums
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Miscellaneous: Monocarpic

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