- Bicolor Dwarf Gasteria Plant Description
- Bicolor Dwarf Gasteria Plant Specs & Regions
- Bicolor Dwarf Gasteria Water & Light Recommendations
- Check Your Zone
Gasteria varieties are from the Aloeaceae family that form tight clusters of thick spotted leaves. A unique drought tolerant plant that is suitable to grow indoors and outdoors. This plant will freely offset baby plants forming carpet like mounds. Gasteria Bicolor blooms long flower stalks throughout the Winter and the Spring time that will attract pollinators to your garden. A perfect plant to grow in shallow containers or in shady dry areas in your garden.
Native to: South Africa
Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost
Recommended light conditions: filtered sun
Watering Needs Indoors: Instead of giving your succulents gradual sips of water throughout the week, give them a good soaking, to the point where water runs out the drainage holes at the bottom of the pot. Be sure to empty the water that runs into the saucer, succulents do not like to sit in water. Then let the soil dry out completely before watering again.
Watering Needs Outdoors: In the Summer water your succulents every two weeks, by soaking them and letting them dry before watering again. In the Winter water your succulents once a month.
Technical Information About This Plant
- Requires bright light for most of the day. Or constant dappled shade.
- Best to water every 2 weeks.
- Available in 2 inch size. (Based on availability)
Knowing what your planting zone is can be vitally important to your plants thriving. Keep in mind that the zones pertain to OUTDOOR planting. If you plan to keep your plants indoors for fall-winter the zones may be irrelevant.
Happily I got one with several “babies” attached.
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