Hydnophytum simplex ‘Aru Island’ Ant Plant
(30cmAbcD) Hydnophytum simplex is an unusual epiphyte..a wonder of nature. It has small semi-succulent thickened leaves growing on a hardened ball (hypocotyl) which develops from its stem. Part of the swollen base with small chambers that provides housing for ants. This is also beneficial for the plant as the plant digests the ants leftovers. Can also be grown in pots rather than on trees. Avoid over watering. Coarse epiphytic potting mix. Filtered sunlight.
…..Priced at $25.00 each