Adenium Desert Rose

  • $39.00

Flowers come in a random colour of red, pink, white or yellow.

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Ex Tax: $39.00

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Product Code: PLANT-PR00400

Tags:  OutdoorOrnamental FlowersBonsai

Fact Sheet and Plant Guide

Scientific Name: 

Adenium obesum


Adenium or commonly known as Desert Rose symbolizes wealth and abundance.

As highlighted in its Chinese name 富贵花 ("Fu Gui Hua") represents fertility and prosperity.

Desert Rose is a slow-growing plant that produces a beautiful bulbous stem or caudex with interesting root shapes.

It has several different cultivars which come in different coloured flowers.

Among the cultivars, those with red and pink flowers are favoured because brightly coloured flowers represent luck and prosperity.

Pot dimension:  

Ø15cm x H11cm

Overall Plant Height:

25-45cm (Approx.) Included grower pot


Full sun to partial-sun


Water sparingly when the soil turns slightly dry to touch.

Allow soil to dry out slightly before watering.

Need ample drainage holes as Adenium are susceptible to root rot if the soil is too moist (a clay or terracotta pot can also help with excess moisture).


Feed with growth and flowering fertilizer at least once a month to encourage blooming.


Gently trim away dry, brown, or yellowish leaves by using a pair of secateurs.

Wear gloves when trimming the adenium to avoid touching the sap.

*Photo for illustration only. Actual product may vary due to the nature of the product. 

*Pot color and size may vary and change Subject to Availability.


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