Stand your Gasteria somewhere warm and sunny - part shade is also tolerated.
The gasteria is an attractive houseplant for those difficult spots indoors, like full sun on the window-sill or above a radiator. Gasteria will thrive outdoors in the summer too, it just loves the sun! The more light it gets, the more it will grow new leaves!
Gasteria 'Little Warty' - PlantGasteria 'Little Warty'
Hardy indoor plant native to Southern Africa. The Gasteria ‘Little Warty’ loves the sun and looks great in a bright spot in your home. You can even put the Gasteria out on the patio! This highly decorative indoor plant sometimes blooms in the spring.Show more
Show moreWater your gasteria (Gasteria) regularly but the potting compost must be kept on the dry side. Feed now and again in spring and summer with some liquid fertiliser and only water when again when the soil feels dry to the touch.
Encourage flowering by standing the plant in a cooler spot over the winter and do not water. This is not strictly necessary, but can help.
Be careful if your gasteria (Basteria) is on the patio as it definitely will not tolerate frost - take it indoors again before it gets too cold!
Show moreGasteria grows in the wild, in the warm and dry regions of South Africa.
Gasteria is classified as Xanthorrhoeaceae.