Ceropegia Woodii "Strings Of Hearts"
- Plant Care
The String of Hearts (Ceropegia woodii) is a straggly evergreen climber with delicate heart-shaped foliage and slender vines. The simple, opposite heart-shaped leaves are 1-2 cm wide and long. They are dark green marbled with silver on the upper surface and green to purple on the underside.
Plants bloom primarily in the summer and fall, but flowers may appear sporadically at odd times throughout the year. The interesting and distinctive inch-long flowers have a bulbous base and tubular corolla in shades of white to pale magenta. The five purple petals are fused at the tips, forming a cage-like canopy so the blossoms resemble a small inverted pink vase. The waxy flowers are lined with small, downward pointing hairs that act to trap small flies that are attracted by the scent and enter the flowers.
It flourishes best in bright indirect sunlight.Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.Soil should be well-drained and fertile, rich in organic content.15 - 35°CFertilize every two weeks during the growing season.
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