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Scientific Name: Kleinia rowleyana
Pronunciation: KLINE-ee-uh ro-lee-AH-nah
Common Name: string-of-pearls , rosary vine , string of beads
Family Name: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Indoor foliage plant
Key ID Features: Leaves are like a string of dull-green pearls.
Course(s): HORT 1193/1293

Habit: Pendulous
Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Texture: Medium
Mature Size:
Height:< 0.1m
Spread:0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Africa
Hardiness Rating: Zone 10: (-1 to 4 C)
Soil/ Growing Medium: Well-drained
Water Use: Low
Landscape Uses: Hanging basket, Indoor plant
Additional Info: Google
string-of-pearls , rosary vine , string of beads
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Alternate, Sessile
Texture/ Venation: Succulent
Surfaces: Lustrous
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Orbicular, Other
Apices: Rounded
Additional Info: Globose

Inflorescence Type: Head (capitulum)
Flower Morphology:
Corolla Shape:Ligulate
Colour (petals): Not showy, Yellow
Flower Time at Peak: Jul, Aug
Additional Info: Disc florets only.
Fruit Type: Cypsela (achene + calyx)
Fruit Colour: Silver
Fruiting Time: Sep, Oct
Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Aerial or climbing roots , Succulent leaves

Propagation: Layering
Plant Care:
Optimal Temp.: Medium indoor temperature
Light Level:Medium indoor light level
Pest Susceptibility: Mealybugs, Root rot, ( Pest resistant )
(GNH) GreeNHouse
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