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Orbea sp., Starfish Flower, Star Flower, Toad Cactus

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Orbea decaisneana

Orbea sp.

Starfish Flower, Star Flower, Toad Cactus
Family: Apocynaceae   (Formerly:Asclepiadaceae)
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Origin: Tropical Africa, South Africa
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterDry conditionsUnusual colorRed/crimson/vinous flowersYellow/orange flowers

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Orbea sp., Starfish Flower, Star Flower, Toad Cactus

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Orbea sp., Starfish Flower, Star Flower, Toad Cactus

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Orbea schweinfurthii
Orbea sp., Starfish Flower, Star Flower, Toad Cactus

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Orbea decaisneana
Orbea sp., Starfish Flower, Star Flower, Toad Cactus

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Orbea wissmannii var. eremastrum


Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/orbea_sp.htm