Desert Rose
Adenium obesum 'True Heart'

Family: Apocynaceae (a-pos-ih-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Adenium (a-DEE-nee-um) (Info)
Species: obesum (oh-BEE-sum) (Info)
Cultivar: True Heart

Category:

Cactus and Succulents

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Red

Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

By dividing the bulb's scales

By scoring the base of the bulb to promote new bulblets

From herbaceous stem cuttings

From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:

Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

Regional

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

Lexington, Kentucky

Denton, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.