October Plant Gifts, Pulp Kaktus

CLOSED: FRIDAY, 23 OCTOBER 2020.  GRAND FINAL EVE PUBLIC HOLIDAY. ORDERS RECEIVED TODAY + TOMORROW WILL BE DELIVERED ON MONDAY, 26 OCTOBER, 2020.  GO TIGES!

Welcome to the online plant gift store for Pulp Kaktus where we pair succulents, cacti and architectural plants with a curated selection of pots and plant accessories. Perfect for gift giving, plant styling indoors and outdoors, whether it be at home, in your office, retail or work space. We plant directly into the pot, excluding floor planters, using our own blend of quality potting mix and all pots come with drainage hole/s.

Plant gifts are delivered to Melbourne suburbs within a 50km radius. Order before 2PM for next working day delivery (Friday orders before 2pm will be delivered on Monday, after 2pm orders will be delivered on Tuesday). We alternate runs for Zone 2 + Zone 3 deliveries, North + West on Mon/Wed/Fri and South + East on Tues/Thurs. We don’t deliver on weekends. Click here for Covid information and more detailed delivery information.

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Kalanchoe luciae ‘Lady Finger’ + Wave Planter 13cm

$59.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Kalanchoe luciae (native to South Africa)

AKA_ Lady Finger

FEATURES_ Unusual cultivar of the ever popular ‘Flap Jacks’ with tight recurved leaves rather than the normal ‘paddles’. Plants will form large dense clusters of multiple plants 20cm to 30cm across.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Kalanchoe from the Chinese words ‘Kalan Chau’ meaning ‘that which falls and grows’. An enduring plant that symbolises both persistence and love.

*Note: The plant shown is an indication of what you will receive.  Seasonal colours may vary.

Pin Cushion Euphorbia (Euphorbia Ferox) 16cm Cement Planter

$89.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Euphorbia ferox (Native to South Africa)

AKA_ Pin Cushion Euphorbia

FEATURES_ Multiplebranched at base with heavilythorned cushions. This Euphorbia is a spiky beast and should be handled with care.  

This fierce Euphorbia has extra thick, sharp, purple thorns and should be handled with care. It grows wild in South Africa and is extremely drought tolerant. Keep this spiky wonder in bright sunlight and it will produce clusters of offsets around its base.

PLANT TRAITS_ Prickly wonder for hardened individuals. Tough nuts.

PS: Euphorbia also contain a white, latex, milky sap that can cause skin irritation or allergic reaction so make sure you use gloves and eye protection when handling or repotting.

Gasteria ‘Green Ice’ + Cement Planter 12cm

$45.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Gasteria

AKA_ Green Ice

FEATURES_ Gasteraloe ‘Green Ice‘ is a hybrid between Gasteria and Aloe variegata. It forms a compact plant with thick, smooth, variegated leaves in dark and light green. Slow-growing, it can get eventually form rosettes of up to 30cm across

PLANT POSITION_ Perfect desktop plant for a bright spot.  Will lose shape and colour indoors if it doesn’t get adequate light. Partial shade outdoors.

Sansevieria laurentii (Snake Plant) + Cement Planter (16cm)

$79.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Laurentii’ (native to South East Asia)

AKA_ Mother in Law’s Tongue, Snake Plant

FEATURES_ Sansevieria is a striking, indoor plant known for its sculptural leaves. Tall deep green, sword like leaves are edged in gold with some variegation. This plant can grow to a height of 1.2m, not so big in a container.   It can tolerate lower light conditions and infrequent waterings, and requires no pruning due to its slow growth habit. Also grows well outdoors in a shady dry area with no direct sun. The Snake plant purifies air by absorbing toxins through the leaves and producing pure oxygen. It is an an ideal bedroom plant. Whereas most other plants release carbon dioxide at night, the Sansevieria continues to produce oxygen.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Super versatile and care free with creative flair. Likes a bit of kitsch and retro styling.  Perfect jungalow nana plant.

Blue Torch Cactus (Pilocereus Azures) + Tapered Planter 16cm

$89.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Pilocereus azureus (native to Brazil)

AKA_ Blue Torch Cactus

FEATURES_ Pilocereus azureus is an incredible species for the spine colour alone, from honey coloured to brown against a blue to green stem.  The spines are truly beautiful in reflective sunlight.  Most forms have a frosted green to blue stem which is a beautiful contrast to the golden spines and flowers are white.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Sharp and stunning. Not afraid to say what they think but from a place of great depth and beauty.

Peruvian Old Man Cactus (Espostoa lanata) + Cement Planter 16cm

$89.00

BOTANICAL NAME_ Espostoa lanata

AKA_also known as ‘Peruvian Old Man Cactus’

FEATURES_ Lanata is a very desirable cactus due to its attractive white hair and upright growth and habit.  Very slow growing with plants taking 10-20 years to reach 50cm to 100cm. Specimens over 50 years old can be spectacular (hope you’re young)

PLANT PERSONALITY_  The name says it all ‘Old man’. Plant gift for dad and his greying whispy locks whether it be for his birthday or Father’s Day. Or any friend who is old before his/her time. Milestone birthdays.

 

Bits & Pieces (Disocactus) + Ceramic Planter

$59.00

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BOTANICAL NAME_ Disocactus (native to Central America, Caribbean and South America)

AKA_ Bits and Pieces

FEATURES_ A little green bouquet to add to the shelf or coffee table.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Bits and pieces is messy and neat. Looks like a green tossed salad with offshoots going every which way. Evergreen and upright little jungle cactus.

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