Crown of Thorns

Crown of Thorns

Crown of Thorns

As its name suggests, this plant has many thorns all along it’s stem and branches. However, amongst these thorns are beautiful flowers that re bloom multiple times a year making this thorny plants worth keeping, much like a rose. These plants also require minimal care and attention making them great house plants.

 

Light: Bright direct sunlight for at least three to four hours.

Water: Water only when soil is dry to prevent root rot.

Soil: Cactus soil mixes, or soils with great drainage.

Warning: Keep out of reach of children, these plants are thorny and are poisonous if eaten, their sap can also cause skin irritation.

 

There are a few different varieties of these plants, the main difference between them being flower color and size.

 

Large red to pink flowers

Smaller white flowers

  • GROWTH RATE Moderate

Full

EXPOSURE

low

WATER