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Silver Spider

Senecio scaposus

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The Silver spider is a stemless succulent with an otherworldly appearance!

Well adapted to harsh climates the little succulent has an interesting appearance!

Grow pot size: 11 cm

Overall height including grow pot: 15-20 cm

Plant Care Level: Easy

Key Benefits of Silver Spider

The Silver Spider plant is a ground-dwelling succulent that has evolved to withstand harsh climates.

It has developed a fuzzy silver coating to guard itself against the harsh sun of its native habitat!

Silver Spider Plant Care Tips

How to care for information:

Binomial Name: Senecio scaposus

Other Common Names: Wooly Senecio, Silver coral

Care Level: Easy

Light: Bright direct light

Water: Allow the top 5cm of the soil to dry before watering.

The Silver Spider Plant Story

Where is it from?

The little succulent is native to South Africa

Who is the Silver Spider?

The Silver Spider is a small ground-dwelling stemless succulent. That branches outwards from its center, looking like a piece of fossilized coral reef. One might think the little plant was a rock! It can be found growing in South Africa on rock cropping and desert cliffs.

Is the Silver Spider the right plant for me?

Easy to care for the silver spider does best with under watering and lots of light! Because this is succulent, the root system is poorly adapted to fine nutrient-rich water-retaining soil. Make sure the soil is completely dried out or almost dry before watering.

In poorly lit areas, the Silver spider's stem will lose its silver color and appear green and thin. The succulent requires bright direct sunlight and lots of it!

Location Suggestions: We suggest placing the little succulent anywhere with low humidity and bright light! The perfect location is in front of a southern facing window.

Care Instructions

Light

Provide a maximum of 6hrs of bright direct sunlight

Water

It is better to water sparingly. Ensure that the top 5cm of soil is dry before attempting to water.

Temperature

The ideal temperature is 10oC to 21oC

Feeding

Use a fertilizer formulated for cactus bi-weekly in the spring and summer.

Toxicity

Yes, This plant should not be ingested!

Care

Reduce leaf overlap to prevent rotting.

General Information About Your Plant

Origin

South Africa.

Size

15-20cm

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