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Kouga Gasteria

Gasteria glomerata

Also known as

Kouga-Beestong

Full Shade
Easy care
Tender

10a-11b

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Kouga Gasteria Overview

Gasteria glomerata is a very attractive, dwarf species, bearing rounded clusters of grey-green, slightly rough (tuberculate) leaves. It is ideal for containers in a shady spot or grown in rockeries. It is easily recognized by its small rosettes of opposite, very succulent strap-shaped leaves and fleshy (gasteriform) flowers. It is easily grown and is one of 20 Gasteria species mainly confined to South Africa and southern Namibia. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape.

Special features of Kouga Gasteria

Attracts birds

Drought resistant

Pot plant