Cryptanthus Fosterianus

  • $28.00

Enrich your collection with Cryptanthus Fosterianus. Its stunning rosette patterned leaves, featuring intricate bands of color, add a touch of exotic elegance to your indoor haven. Elevate your space with this captivating plant.

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Product Code: PLANT-CLN00261

Fact Sheet and Plant Guide



Common name and scientific name

Cryptanthus fosterianus, Earth Star Plant

Plant Type, Growth habit and size

Evergreen perennial, Rosette-forming with low, spreading growth

Sunlight requirements

Prefers bright, indirect light

Pot Size

MCI23, Ø23cm x H18cm

Overall Height

40-50cm from the base

Watering needs

Keep the central cup (rosette center) filled with water and allow the soil to stay slightly moist. Avoid letting the central cup dry out completely.


Feed with a diluted, balanced houseplant fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season.

Soil type and pH requirements

Well-draining, porous soil mix with a slightly acidic to neutral pH (6.0-7.0)

Propagation methods

Propagate through offsets (pups) that grow around the base of the mother plant.

Pruning requirements

Remove any dead or damaged leaves by cutting them at the base.

*Photos for illustration only. Actual product may vary due to the nature of the product.
*Color of pot and size may vary and change subject to availability.


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