10 - 15cm Lithops Living Stones 9cm Pot


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Lithops, also known as living stones, are small, unique succulents that are known for their interesting shapes and patterns. Here are some tips for caring for your Lithops:

  1. Light: Lithops prefer bright, indirect sunlight. Avoid exposing them to direct sunlight, which can scorch their leaves.

  2. Watering: Lithops require infrequent watering. Water them sparingly, only when the soil is completely dry. Overwatering can cause the plant to rot, so it is important to be careful not to let the plant sit in water.

  3. Soil: Lithops require a well-draining soil mix that is low in organic matter. Use a mix of perlite, sand, and gravel to ensure good drainage.

  4. Temperature: Lithops prefer temperatures between 60-75°F (15-24°C). They can tolerate lower temperatures, but avoid exposing them to temperatures below 40°F (4°C).

  5. Humidity: Lithops prefer low humidity levels. They are adapted to arid conditions and do not require extra humidity.

  6. Fertilizer: Lithops do not require fertilizer. They obtain their nutrients from the soil and do not need additional feeding.

  7. Pruning: Lithops do not require pruning. They are slow-growing plants that maintain their shape and appearance without intervention.

  8. Propagation: Lithops can be propagated by separating the offsets, or baby plants, from the parent plant and planting them in their own container.

  9. Pests and diseases: Lithops are generally hardy and resistant to pests and diseases. However, they can be susceptible to mealybugs and spider mites, so be sure to inspect your plant regularly and treat any infestations promptly.

Overall, Lithops are unique and interesting plants that require specific care to thrive. With proper care, they can live for many years and add a touch of the desert to your home or office.

10 - 15cm Lithops Living Stones 9cm Pot House Plant