Plant Care – Portulaca Japanese Rose
Light: Portulaca Japanese Rose thrives in full sunlight. It requires at least 6 to 8 hours of direct sunlight each day to produce an abundance of blooms.
Water: This succulent is drought-tolerant and prefers well-draining soil. Allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings. Overwatering can lead to root rot, so it’s essential to exercise caution.
Soil: The soil for Portulaca should be sandy and well-draining. A cactus or succulent mix with added perlite is ideal for supporting its growth and preventing waterlogged roots.
Fertiliser: Portulaca does not require frequent fertilisation. You can apply a balanced liquid fertiliser diluted to half strength once or twice during the growing season (spring and summer).
Humidity: Portulaca is adaptable to various humidity levels and can tolerate low humidity. It generally does well in normal room humidity.
Fun Fact about Portulaca Japanese Rose: Did you know? Despite its common name “Japanese Rose,” Portulaca grandiflora actually originates from South America. Its name can be misleading, as it has no natural connection to Japan. Nevertheless, its beauty and resilience have earned it a place in gardens and landscapes around the world, where it adds a splash of colour and charm with its vivid blooms.
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