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Skilpadkos

Cotyledon campanulata

Partial Shade
Moderate care
Light watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

30cm

15cm

Min

25cm

1 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Skilpadkos Overview

Succulent plant with yellow bell flowers. Easily grows in pots with well-draining soil and survive dry spells outside in rockeries, a good water wise choice.

Common problems with Skilpadkos

Prevent rotting with good draining soil.

    Skilpadkos Companion Plants

    Plant along side succulents.

    A photo of Crassula cotyledonis

    Crassula cotyledonis

    Crassula cotyledonis

    How to harvest Skilpadkos

    Not usually harvested.

    How to propagate Skilpadkos

    Seed

    Sow seeds into gritty well draining potting mix.

    Cuttings

    Leaf or stem cuttings are used, allow the cuttings to dry out for a few days and make a callus. The place onto a gritty free draining potting mix to allow rooting.

    Special features of Skilpadkos

    Drought resistant

    Can go for extended periods without water once established.

    Indoor plant

    Can be grown indoors if give enough bright light.

    Pot plant

    Grows well in large pots.

    Other uses of Skilpadkos

    Ornamental

    Grown for the green foliage.