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Piaranthus foetidus
Scientific Name: Piaranthus foetidus N.E. Br.
Family: Apocynaceae
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10-11

Frost Tolerance: Avoid frost

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: South Africa (Cape Province)

Growth Habits: Succulent, stems are 0.4 inches wide (1 cm) by 2 inches long (5 cm)

Watering Needs: Winter growing succulent, keep cool and relatively dry in summer.

Propagation: Seeds or cuttings

Similar to Duvalias, these small stapeliads are relatively easy to grow.

Blooming Habits:
The 0.75 inches wide (2 cm) yellow and red flowers are produced in early fall.

Fruiting Habits:

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