Collections: Succulents & cactus

Anacampseros Rufescens (Sand Rose)

S.N: Anacampseros Rufescens
C.N: Sand Rose, Sunrise succulent

Plant Category: Cactus & Succulents

Anacampseros Rufescens (Sand Rose) Description:
  • Belongs to family Anacampserotaceae and native to South Africa, Anacampseros Rufescens (Sand Rose) is a slow-growing succulent plant with olive green, narrow, pointed leaves arranged in a spiraling rosette.
  • This evergreen succulent changes its foliage from olive green to reddish-brown to purple in full sunlight.
  • Anacampseros Rufescens (Sand Rose) produces large purple or pink flowers with yellow stamens. 

Plant habit: Upright and erect
Plant Specification:
Height: 4 to 6 inches

Spread: 20 to 24 inches
Pot Size: 4"

Anacampseros Rufescens (Sand Rose) Care Tips:

  • Prefers full sun or partial shade
  • Can be grown outdoors
  • Prefer warm climates. Tolerant of low temperatures but not surviving being frozen.
  • Easily grown in well-drained, moist soil.
  • Generally disease free. Watch for mealy bugs, and aphids.
  • Water occasionally, drought tolerant. Can die easily if overwatered.

Anacampseros Rufescens (Sand Rose) Protection:

1. Use any organic manures once or twice a month during the growing season.
2. Remove dead and damaged leaves as soon as possible to encourage new growth.

Anacampseros Rufescens (Sand Rose) Special Features

1. Easy to propagate by offsets.

2. Suitable for Beds and borders, Patio and Containers, Gravel and Rock garden and Mediterranean garden.

Note: The plant comes with a germination pot or bag (Pot size Approx. 4 to 6 inches). The image is for representation purposes only. The actual product may vary in height, shape, or appearance.

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