Syngonanthus chrysanthus ‘Mikado’ looks really special and exotic with its leafy coronet and its straight, thin stalks growing into the air. At the tip of each long stalk, a golden-colored flower will develop.
Pot size: 9 cm (diameter)
Plant size: 25 cm (without the pot)
If you are a plant collector of all things weird, rare or unique, this is the plant for you. Mikado is native to Brazil where it is found growing in swamps. It’s very unusual and decorative with its golden flower buds.
Thrives best in well-lit, bright conditions, however, direct sunlight will scorch the leaves
Keep the soil moist
Ideal temperatures are 18-27°C. Avoid cold draughts.