Gasteria acinacifolia is the largest of all Gasteria species, strictly coastal and ideal for coastal gardens. Download all free or royalty-free photos and vectors. They can be propagated by off-sets and cuttings. Photo about Fresh leaf cutting of Gasteria pillansii for propagation, succulent plant with thick fleshy leaves. Your plant may vary from the specimen pictured, however we will ensure that it is of a similar size and in good health. Could be G. subnigricans which may in turn be a form of G. brachyphylla or just an attractive plant of garden origin. Seed: Cross pollination of Gasteria polita flowers is essential for the production of viable seed. The next list is scheduled for April 2018. In habitat the nectar-rich, tubular flowers are pollinated by sunbirds but in cultivation, particularly in a nursery, cross pollination must be done by man. namaquensis, beautiful place with many nice succulents: one of the few localities of H. magnifica var. Gasteria pillansii var. Click on the photo or the name of the succulent plant for which you wish to see further information. Gasteria excelsa. Right photo is of Gasteria bicolor in my front yard that looks somewhat sad and stressed by the end of the summer, though it never burns like Gasteria glomerata does. batesiana Gasteria baylissiana Gasteria bicolor var. Oct 18, 2017 - Gasteria monocotyledon succulents of the Old World, free-flowering plants Propagation is mostly by offsets, and leaf cuttings. Sun Exposure: Sun to Partial Shade. Gasteria brachyphylla: Gasteria excelsa: Species and varieties Gasteria acinacifolia Gasteria batesiana var. Gasteria is a genus of succulent plants native to South Africa. The Gasteraloe (x Gastrolea) is a hybrid cross between Gasteria and Aloe. ... Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf Division: Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon Needs excellent drainage in pots: Photo gallery: By RuuddeBlock . Discussion Threads about this plant. The Gasteraloe (x Gastrolea) is a hybrid cross between Gasteria and Aloe. Gasteria pseudonigricans Haworth 1827 This doesn't appear to be a vaild name despite this succulent plant appearing in many collections. Orange flowers on spikes . pillansii; Gasteria polita(2001) Gasteria pulchra(1812) Gasteria rawlinsonii(1976) Gasteria tukhelensis (2005) Gasteria vlokii(1987) What is Gasteraloe? Thread Title Last Reply Replies; Help with a list of succulents! Light Shade. Gasteria ‘Little Warty’ can be quite beautiful when it is well-taken care off. View gallery. Propagation. Members of the genus Gasteria have horticultural appeal. pillansii (Mini), Gasteria A large percentage of the Gasterias in the nursery trade are probably hybrids of uncertain origin. NOTE: Gasteria batesiana is related to G tukhelensis, another cliff dweller. Related to Aloe and Haworthia, some say this plant is rare. Jan 17, 2017 - Gasteria is an attractive genus of tender succulents which, because of their tolerance for some shade, work well in containers or pots as houseplants, in combination planters of cacti and succulents, or just as indoor succulents. Gasteria polita is easily propagated from leaf cuttings or seed. Category: Cactus and Succulents. Image of cactus, greenery, cutting - 84872975 hallii and H. arachnoidea var. Delivery Information We send out all plant Gasteria: The succulent genus Gasteria is endemic to South Africa, growing in the dry regions of the south and south-eastern Cape. Gasteria are named for the stomach like flowers. August Plant of the Month (2006) Gasteria excelsa. Succulents In Containers Cacti And Succulents Planting Succulents Succulent Display Cactus Plante Plant Information Desert Plants Carnivorous Plants Cactus Y Suculentas The plant for sale is a leaf propagation of this plant shown below. This hybrid probably got its start in the wild in South Africa. However, an online search shows Gasteria is widely available in the nursery trade. Aug 5, 2019 - Gasteria pillansii is succulent plant native to the arid winter-rainfall regions in the far west of South Africa and Namibia. Adapted to the erratic rainfall of their ecosystem, they are slow-growing xerophytic perennials, drought-resistant, shade-loving, and shallow-rooted. It eventually recovered by never looked great. Everything you need to know about Namaqua Gasteria (Gasteria pillansii), including propagation, ideal conditions and common pests and problems. Gasteria pillansii var. Gasteria Species Gasteria pillansii. Note: this scheme is normally restricted to Members of the Society, although from time to time we may offer surplus seed to a wider audience. juan_y_ana has uploaded 8249 photos to Flickr. It is their attractive mottled, green (light to very dark, almost blackish green) to glaucus leaves in a rosette and ease of growth and propagation which makes them appealing. The watering method is very important to keep your Little Warty healthy. This succulent type needs less watering than other succulents. To pollinate, mimic the action of the sunbird, i.e. 6 more photos VIEW GALLERY. Gasteria armstrongii 'Gynsya Kodakada' Explore juan_y_ana's photos on Flickr. Germination usually occurs within 8 days but may take as long as one month, depending on the species. dolomitica Gasteria batesiana var. Description Description . It is at once recognized by its large rosette of linear-lanceolate, spotted leaves, flat-topped flowering panicles and large, tubular flowers rich in nectar, attracting sunbirds during spring. Propagation: Gasteria is easily propagated by the removal of offshoots or by leaf cuttings in spring or summer. Gasteria pillansii is easily grown in containers in a shady spot, but has to be kept dry during summer months and it prefers shade. Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping. Cactus and Succulent Journal features articles about cacti and other succulent plants and is meant for professionals and hobbyists alike. Cacti And Succulents Planting Succulents Colorful Plants Cactus Y Suculentas Balcony Garden Indoor Plants House Plants Aloe South Africa. They are also commonly propagated by seed. Augrabies - locality of G. pillansii var. Jun 24, 2018 - Gasteria pillansii var. The name of the genus derives from the Latin word for "stomach", and refers to the shape of the flower. Gasteria pulchra is among the rather limited number of plants which can hold their own in overheated apartments and homes. Family: Asphodelaceae (as-foh-del-AY-see-ee) Genus: Gasteria (gas-TAIR-ee-uh) Species: pillansii (pil-AN-see-eye) 5 members have or want this plant for trade. Learn more here. Gasteria Pillansii Plant Specifications You will receive a single rosette plant grown in an 7cm pot, established with roots. Seed lists were sent out in April, June and September 2017. Gasteria glomerata (left) fried after a nearby plant was removed exposing it to more sun. Traditional uses: These plants are popular among the traditional healers that believe they have the magical power of transferring their camouflage properties, which are provided by their mottled leaves that blend in well with surrounding vegetation, to humans who wash with the leaves. Gasteria pillansii Kensit 1909 Native to Namibia and the Northern Cape of South Africa. Gasteria is a genus that includes a variety of unusual houseplants. It should not sit on the water, and an excess amount of water should be avoided. Watering. Some assume this hybrid got its start in the wild in South Africa. Plant database entry for Gasteria (Gasteria pillansii) with one image and 25 data details. 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