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Hoodia

Hoodia spp.

Hoodia gordonii P1010383 by Amrum (CC BY-SA 2.5)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

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Hoodia Overview

These are about 20 species of succulent leafless perennials; the leaves are angular with serrated-edged. They are frost tender, min 10-15C, and will need full sun and very well drained soil. Remember to water sparingly at all times. Propagation is by seeds or by grafting in the spring or summer.

How to propagate Hoodia

Seed

Seed.

Grafting

Grafting in spring or summer.