The Starcluster belongs to the family of the waltz or Rubiaceae. This is the star-leaf family. The origin of this plant is located in Northeast Africa and Egypt. The plant has star-shaped flowers with five petals. The Starcluster can be used as a houseplant and is available in 4 colors: red, pink, white and lavender. The blades have a downy hair. The tubular flowers are real butterfly blockers.
A light and sunny location. This means a lot of sunlight but not in the bright sun. A place in the windowsill is ideal.
Keep moist, the soil must not dry out:
It is important to give the plant enough water to enjoy this rich bloomer as long as possible. Do not let the pot ball dry out in any case; Twice a week the plant can stand in a layer of water with your feet. Give some plants some nutrition every month.
Remove old flowers
To enjoy this beautiful plant for a longer period of time, it is advisable to occasionally remove the old faded flowers. Remove the stem completely with the bud, the plant then makes a new shoot with 2 new buds. The plant will flower more easily and show a rich bouquet of flowers for months.
The Pentas Starcluster provides a summer feeling in your living room.