How To Control Desert Rose Pests And Diseases

blooming Desert roses do attack pests and diseases

Desert Roses are not immune to diseases or attacks from aphids, mealybugs, plant scale, and other common ailments that affect them. This article looks at controlling these pests and diseases.

How To Repot A Desert Rose – Repotting Adenium Plants

Close up of Desert Rose Flower

How and when should you repot a desert rose? These desert plants do well with coarse, sharp draining soil. Repot during warm weather when plants are in active growth – mid-spring is best. Click on this article to learn more about transplanting Desert Rose Adeniums.

Tips On Desert Rose Watering

Adenium desert rose in flower with water on blooms and leaves

Desert rose are succulent plants, deciduous shrubs, and a small tree growing 4′ and 6′ feet tall. Botanically known as Adenium obesum, it belongs to the genera Apocynaceae. It’s native

Desert Rose Fertilizer and Growing Tips

Flowering Desert Rose (Adenium Plant)

Scientifically known as Adenium obesum [a-DEE-nee-um, oh-BEE-sum], the desert rose is a succulent plant with fleshy stems and bright-hued flowers.  The flowering plant is a species of Apocynaceae genus along with Dipladenia, from the dogbane family.  Sun-loving Adenium plants resemble

Growing The Black Desert Rose Adenium

Bloom of the Black Desert Rose

Black Adenium Obesum aka Black Desert Rose is a succulent that grows in the desert region of Africa. It thrives in hot, dry conditions and does not require a greenhouse. Beautiful flowers and makes a great bonsai plant. [CARE INFO]

Pruning Desert Rose Plants: When | Why | How

pruning desert roses for more flowers

One of the most beautiful succulents to collect is Adenium obesium (a-DEE-nee-um oh-BEE-sum), or desert rose. Sometimes referred to as mock azalea or Adenium obesum, this wonderful plant is extremely

How To Get Rid of Aphids on Desert Rose

Control Aphids feeding on Desert Roses

The desert rose, or Adenium obesum, is a popular and striking addition to gardens. It’s hardy, drought-tolerant, and adds a splash of color to any yard with bright green leaves

What Is The Best Desert Rose Soil?

Colorful flowering Desert Rose growing in a good potting soil

So you want to know – What is the best Soil for growing Desert Rose plants? The short answer is a well drained soil. Since the Desert Rose (Adenium obesum)

Is Desert Rose Plant Poisonous or Toxic?

Blooms of the desert rose plant that some consider poisonous

Desert Rose plant (Adenium obesum) is a semi-succulent shrub belonging to the family Apocynaceae that includes Periwinkle plants.  It is grown as an evergreen ornamental plant in gardens and as

Learn How To Grow Desert Rose Seeds

Gorgeous flowers of the desert rose adenium

Is it difficult to grow Adenium or Desert Rose seeds? The answer – NO! They are also fun to discover new flower colors and forms only found in true seed