Photo by Melody
It's time now to VOTE in our 14th annual photo contest! Voting ends November 7, so be sure to cast your votes for your favorites in each category here. Good luck to all contestants!

PlantFiles: Stapelia
Stapelia flavopurpurea

Family: Asclepiadaceae (ass-kle-pee-ad-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Stapelia (sta-PEL-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: flavopurpurea (flav-oh-pur-PUR-ee-uh) (Info)

17 members have or want this plant for trade.

Cactus and Succulents

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Unknown - Tell us

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow
Pale Green
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall


Other details:
Flowers are fragrant

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
Allow cut surface to callous over before planting
From seed; germinate in a damp paper towel
By grafting

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

Click thumbnail
to view:

By nancyanne
Thumbnail #1 of Stapelia flavopurpurea by nancyanne

By PanamonCreel
Thumbnail #2 of Stapelia flavopurpurea by PanamonCreel

By Mr_Cleaver
Thumbnail #3 of Stapelia flavopurpurea by Mr_Cleaver

By ironious
Thumbnail #4 of Stapelia flavopurpurea by ironious

By ironious
Thumbnail #5 of Stapelia flavopurpurea by ironious

No details have been posted.


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Mesa, Arizona
Auburn, California
Madison, Tennessee
Cabin Creek, West Virginia

We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.

Hope for America