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Calotropis gigantea

Calotropis gigantea


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Kronenblume, Crown Flower, Giant Milkweed, Madar
(10 Korn)

immergrüner, mehrjähriger Strauch bis zu 3 m mit kreuz-gegenständig angeodneten, bis zu 16 cm langen und 10 cm breiten, silbrig-grünen, filzig behaarten Blättern und weiß-violettfarbenen, kronenförmigen Blütendolden, gefolgt von hellgrünen, weichschaligen Kapseln

Family:  Asclepiadaceae Schwalbenwurzgewächse Evergreen:  yes
Origin:  Asia Fragrance: 
Group:  Shrub Flower:  multicolor
Zone:  10 Flowering: 
Hibernate:  mind. 10-15°C Fruits:  Kapseln
To use as:  Topfgarten, Wintergarten Locations:  full sun to sun
Toxic:  Milchsaft Rare: 

Sowing Instruction
Propagation: Seeds
Pre-Treatment: 0
Sowing Time: all year round
Sowing Deep: cover only slightly with substrate
Sowing Mix: Coir or sowing mix + sand or perlite
Germination Temperature: ca. 22-25°C
Location: bright + keep constantly moist, not wet
Germination Time: ca. 2-4 weeks
Irrigation: in the growing season moderate water
Fertilization: weekly 0,2%ig or long-term fertilizer
Pests: Spider mites > especially under glass
Substrate: potting soil + 2/3 sand or perlite
Oct 18. Tuesday, 2011
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