Care

The desert rose is native to hot, humid climates but can thrive anywhere, if properly cared for with warmth and lots of sunlight. Desert Rose feature thick trunks store water and trumpet-shaped flowers in a variety of colors.

WATER: Water well when soil is dry, once per month. Do not allow standing water.

LIGHT: Bright artificial light indoors or near a window without direct sun. Does best in Southern exposure.

TEMPERATURE: These plants tolerate a wide range of temperatures from 60-90F. Keep away from conditioning or heating vents.

FERTILIZER: Balanced house plant food once per month at ½ strength, once per month. IMPORTANT: be sure to water first since your plants will be dry.