Desert Spoon (Dasylirion Wheeleri) Seeds

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Dasylirion wheeleri (Desert Spoon) is a very ornamental evergreen succulent boasting a perfectly symmetrical rosette packed with hundreds of long, narrow, silvery blue-green leaves tipped with white fibers. The leaves can reach 5 ft. in length (150 cm) and are adorned with golden spines along their margins. The rosette sits on a stout short trunk.

 

How to grow Dasylirion wheeleri growing and care:

More than 3C, well-drained soil

 

What is the best way to start growing?
Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Spiny leaves

Planting season:
All year (in cold place better not in the winter)

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead leaves and bloom stems

Size of the plant?
1-2 m, 40-80 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer

General information about the flower
Green-yellowish flowers grows in spike on stems and creates shape like ice-pop.

Scientific name:

Dasylirion wheeleri

Minimum of 15 seeds per pack

All seeds are tested and grown on our farm in Malawi and our growing area in South Africa. Please check conditions in your area for the type of seed to be grown. Growth rates and germination times are dependent on many factors such as soil conditions, rainfall/watering patterns, climate, and many more.

Growth and harvest can be affected by these conditions. Please note that certain countries require specific permission to grow certain plants or ban their growth completely. Please check your local regulations before purchasing products.

We will not be held responsible for products purchased that are not allowed in your country/province.

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