The beautiful flowering plant Chamelacium (сhamelaucium) can not leave indifferent any grower. The variety of varieties, color shades of inflorescences - for any even the most demanding taste.
The birthplace of the flower is south and west of Australia. It is here on the slopes with stony soil and sandy islands, chamelacium feels particularly at ease. There are at least fourteen species of this amazing shrub.belonging to the myrtle family.
The size of the shrub varies considerably from the place of growth. In the wild, there are specimens up to two meters or more. In a cultivated environment and at home, the size of this ornamental Australian plant varies from 30 cm to half a meter or slightly higher.
The plant is planted in the soil at any time of the year, except for winter. However, the best time to plant is spring or autumn. Chamelacium needs a moderately warm climate during the growing season, and in the rest stage it needs cool conditions. Strong heat has a detrimental effect on the flower. In summer, the optimum temperature range is 20–25 ° C. In the winter season, the indoor temperature should be around 10-15 ° C.