|1||Succulent Bush Senecio, Senecio barbertonicus - Succulent Plant|
|2||4 inch (10 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
It is an evergreen, succulent bush up to 6 feet (1.8 m) tall and wide, with a fleshy, cylindrical, finger-like, light green leaves that point upwards along the branches and are crowded toward stem tips, up to 4 inches (10 cm) long and 0.4 inch (1 cm) in diameter. The flowers are yellow, up to 3 inches (7.
6 cm) long and 0.4 inch (1 cm) in diameter.
|Plant Height||8 inch (20 cm)|
|Plant Spread||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Common Name||Succulent bush senecio|
|Maximum Reachable Height||5 inches|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
This plant can be grown from leaf cuttings. Pull a leaf from the main stem, leave it to dry for a day, then place it on the surface of the growing medium. The growing medium should be light and well drained, you can use a mixture of soil, sand and compost. The leaf will form roots and eventually, a small rosette will appear at the base. It requires minimum 10 degrees C temperature and partial sun to form roots and new growth. Remove and pot up the new plant when well rooted. Water the new plant regularly.
|Sunlight||Full sun to partial shade, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.|
|Soil||Well drained soil.|
|Temperature||22 to 35 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||Apply any organic fertilizer in spring.|