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Cotyledon tomentosa, Bear’s paw – Plant

Product Contains

Sr No. Product Name
1 Cotyledon tomentosa plant
2 Round Plastic Pot (Black/White)

435.00 500.00

Estimated delivery date 2021/06/21
859.00 for 3 item(s)

Description

Cotyledon tomentosa or also known as Bear’s paw, is one of the most adorable members in the succulents family. It has a peculiar thick, ovate fuzzy green leaves with prominent dark red toothed edges that resemble the claws of a bear and velvety coating, this little succulent does an awesome job in adding beautiful contrast and unique texture to any space.

Bear’s paw has a low, shrub-like growing habitat that can reach over 30cm in height and usually produce a large orange bell-shaped flowers during spring. Although Cotyledon tomentosa is fairly easy to take care of, their leaves are quite fragile.

 

Plant Specifications

Common Name Bear’s paw
Maximum Reachable Height 30 cm
Flower Colour Orange
Bloom Time Summer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting And Care

Sunlight

  • Natural indirect / artificial bright light is ideal for plant growth.

Soil

  • Soil should be well drain and porus.

Watering

  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 1 cup (Approx. 50 ml) water when the top soil (3-4 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • Apply water probably in the morning or evening time.
  • Do not overwater the plant.
  • As a rule of thumb, water the plant thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.

Application of Fertilizer

  • Before application of fertilizer loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture.
  • During the main growing season (January-March) feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month.
  • Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer.

Plant Protection

  • Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.
  • For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.

Don’ts

  • Do not over water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
  • keep away from the AC Vents.
  • Do not apply water on plant leaves.

Cotyledon tomentosa Special Feature

Leaves looks like Bear’s paw.

Cotyledon tomentosa Uses

Ornamental Use:

Best for small pots and for rock gardens.

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