Senecio radicans - String of Bananas

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SIZE: Pot Diameter x Total Height
Size Tip: Fits in a pot with a 12.5cm+ opening

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Senecio radicans - String of Bananas

With delicate drapings of lush tropical green, it is easy to see why this plant got its name. Reams of banana shaped leaves adorn this plant from root to tip, bringing a sense of calm and tranquillity from the exotics to your space. This rooted fruit will have you hooked, stringing all of your friends along for the ride.

Senecio radicans - String of Bananas Care & Info Guide

Light: Bright, indirect light. Some morning or late afternoon sun would be a bonus.

Water: Senecio are very drought tolerant, storing water in their leaves. Allow the soil to start to dry out between watering. Do not over-water or allow the plants to sit in water.

Temperature: Warm room temperatures of 21-24°C are perfect in summer. Cooler winter temperatures around 13-16°C will help to maintain good plant health and encourage blooming.

Feed: A weak solution of balanced fertiliser once a month during summer. View Plant Nutrition

Care Tips: Simply trim to desired length if they become too long or straggly.

Height and Growth Rate: Ultimate height/length 1m. Fast growing.

Toxicity: Mildly toxic if eaten. Keep away from children and animals.

Origin: Southwest Africa.