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Pereskia

Pereskia spp.

Pereskia grandifolia2 by [1] (CC-BY-SA-3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Pereskia Overview

    There are about 16 species of deciduous shrubs or small trees. The leaves are mainly elliptical, fleshy and taper to a point. The flowers will open singly or in clusters, and will vary in colour they bloom in spring and summer.

    Common problems with Pereskia

    How to propagate Pereskia

    Cuttings

    Propagate by seed or stem cuttings in spring or summer.

    Seed