Botanical details
  • Genus: Pachypodium Family: Apocynaceae
General description

Pachypodium lamerei subsp. fiherense

  • Grown from seed, July 2018:
  • Sunday, July 8th, 2018 at 10:38 AM - 14 seeds were soaked, then around 11:30 AM they were planted;
  • Thursday, July 26th, 2018 - 5 tiny pachys were already growing under LED growth plant lamp.

Soil composition

The soil is home made. The soil composition is: 2 parts peat, 2 parts volcanic rock, 2 parts sand, 1 part travertin, 3 parts pumice.

The soil as described in natural environment: mesozoic limestone, granit, gneis, sandstone, sand, tertiary calc, sandy soil and humus.