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Welwitschia bainesii

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Features

  • Height0.1m to 0.15m
  • Spread1m to 4m
  • Growth HabitLow spreading
  • Leaf ColourMedium grey

Description

Welwitschia bainesii. This species is a prostrate, deciduous, evergreen perennial with 2 strap-shaped curling, leathery, mid-grey leaves about 2m long, which produces cones in axillary cymes.

Characteristics

Perennial, Evergreen, Terrestrial

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • WaterDry

Cultivation

There are slow-growing and frost-tender they will need dry, hot conditions with adequate soil depth. They will need full sun and good drainage. You can propagate from seeds.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds.

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