The Senecio mikanoides is originally a creeping plant that climbs up trees and shrubs, but he also likes to hang in living rooms. This plant is a real succulent, because he can handle drought well. The Senecio mikanoides has smooth, shiny, heart-shaped leaves. The colour of the leaves is green with a silvery pattern and the bottom of the leaf is deep purple. The Senecio mikanoides does well in direct sunlight as well as in a shady spot.
This plant comes from the Eastern Cape of South Africa.
The Senecio genus includes about 100 succulents that are better known by their old name ‘kleinia’ which is nowadays used as sub-generic name. Eden Collection has a wide variety of Senecio succulants who all have their own, unique characteristics. Some of them are hanging plants.
The Senecio family is a succulant family, plants that belong to this family are very strong and require little care.