Mermaid Tail Succulent - Crested Senecio vitalis - rare, rooted - 6”
This is a unique crested specimens that look like Mermaid’s tails! These are well-rooted as shown, 6” size. This plant adds great color and texture to your arrangements and succulent gardens. It is a great gift for succulent lovers and collectors.
Senecio require very little water, especially in the winter months. Protect from frost.
This is a live plant that ships bare root. You will receive the plant pictured.
USDA Hardiness Zone: 10-11
Peak growth season; Spring / Summer
Propagation: Take cuttings during growth season, Spring is ideal.
Full sun to part shade.
This plant does not require a lot of water, even during its Summer growing season. Only water after soil is completely dry in winter. Sprinkle them in the summer. Modify these tips as your zone requires.
Your succulent will be wrapped with care and shipped with extra padding in the box. Plants can take 1-5 days to prep for shipping and weather can impact the prep time. We ship as quickly as is safe for your plant.
If you will be experiencing below freezing temperatures, please add a heat pack to your order.
Hi and welcome! We hope to add some plant joy to your life!
- Live plants take 3-5 days to prepare for shipping.
- We are currently shipping Monday-Friday.
- It is safe to ship in winter, however we do recommend adding a heat pack if you are experiencing extended freezing temperatures. Heat packs must be added for cold climates Nov - Mar to qualify for the guarantee.
Priority Mail is recommended and guaranteed for all live plant shipments and especially all Hoya shipments. It is faster and the optimal method for shipping. Orders that qualify for free shipping ship via Priority Mail. [[[
HOW YOUR PLANT LOOKS
We can not guarantee that your plant will be in bloom or display the same colors as those pictured. Please allow for some variance amongst live plants. Coloration is determined by individual plant, season, environment and/or care conditions (and even your computer monitor can effect appearance of plants in pictures). Note that our photos were also take under ideal natural lighting conditions.
Carefully check the shipping address you have selected before placing your order. We ship to the shipping address provided. We cannot be responsible for errors or wrong shipping addresses provided with the order.
**Shipping costs are determined by weight and plant size. We do everything we can to keep shipping costs to a minimum for you, ensure our item weight and sizes are correct, and combine for you whenever possible.
Please note we cannot guarantee plant identifications. We give our best effort at accuracy.
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