Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard (Clusia rosea)

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Growing Zone: 10-11
Growing Zone: 10-11 Outdoors

Plant Specifications

Plant Name Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard
Mature Height 3-4 feet
Mature Width 2-3 feet
Spacing 3-4 feet
Sunlight Full to Partial Sun
Temperature Tolerance 40-85°F
Watering Needs Moderate (Once a week)
Growth Rate 2-3 inches/year
Difficulty Level Easy
Grows Well Indoors Yes, with indirect sunlight
Flowering Time Spring to early summer
Origin Native to South America

If you're looking for a beautiful and low-maintenance plant, the Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard (Clusia rosea) is a great choice. With its striking appearance and easy-care needs, this plant is perfect for both novice and experienced gardeners.

How to Grow

Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard prefers well-draining soil and full sun to partial shade. It can grow up to 8 feet tall and 4 feet wide, making it an excellent choice for adding height and texture to your garden. This plant is also drought-tolerant and can thrive in both hot and humid climates.

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Care Tips

To keep your Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard healthy, be sure to water it regularly, but do not overwater it as this can cause root rot. Fertilize the plant every three months with a balanced fertilizer to encourage healthy growth. Prune the plant as needed to maintain its shape and remove any dead or damaged leaves.

Uses

Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard is a great choice for both indoor and outdoor spaces. It can be planted in containers or used as a hedge or privacy screen. This plant is also popular for its use in topiary and can be shaped into various forms.

Planting Tips

When planting Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard, ensure that the soil is well-draining and the hole is twice as wide as the plant's root ball. Water the plant thoroughly after planting and add a layer of mulch around the base to help retain moisture.

Maintenance

To maintain the health and appearance of your Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard, be sure to prune it regularly to remove any dead or damaged leaves. Water the plant regularly and fertilize it every three months with a balanced fertilizer.

Pests and Diseases

While Clusia Dwarf Rosea Large Leaf Standard is generally disease-resistant, it can be susceptible to mealybugs and spider mites. To keep these pests at bay, regularly inspect the plant for any signs of infestation and treat with an insecticidal soap if necessary.

 

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