The Desert Rose is a small semi-deciduous shrub originating from sub-saharan Africa. Evolving in such harsh conditions you will find this plant drought hardy and suitable for a water wise garden. Decorative features of the Desert Rose are its swollen trunk and vibrant pink flowers.
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Availability date: 2/11/2013
OTHER COMMON NAMES
Sabi star, Kudu, Mock azalea, Impala lily
Requires very good drainage. Very prone to root rot if over watered.
Sap from this Desert Rose (Adenium obesum) contains cardiac glycosidesis whish is poisonous to humans and animals. Do not ingest or get in your eyes.
|Size||Medium shrub (1-3m)|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|