Cryptanthus (Earth Star)


Caring for Cryptanthus

{light} bright, indirect light to moderate

{water} once/week, enjoys intermittent misting

{general care} fertilize with standard green plant or houseplant fertilizer during the summer only

trim discolored or decaying foliage and spent flower stalk after it has dried up

keep away from heat or air-conditioning vents

NOTE: 'mother' plant will eventually die off after flowering, though it will produce one or more offsets ('baby' plants) before doing so


This plant is available by special order. Many plants are available in a few days, however, rare plants can take from 2 - 4 weeks depending on seasonality.  We will contact you upon order receipt to confirm delivery date. 

Flower and plant delivery available in Minneapolis / St. Paul, MN Metro area only.

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