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Sticks on Fire

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Unique | Light | Boho

Mexican Fire Sticks are prized for their color-tipped, pencil thin succulent branchings that turn red in winter and yellow in the summer. They add a huge pop anywhere they're placed and are particularly amazing in succulent gardens.

This plant continues to grow in the same fashion, eventually forming into a tree-like structure and forming bark. 

Lighting: Would like as much light as possible. High direct.

Water: Allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.

Soil/Potting: Plant in a rich, organic soil in a container with a drainage hole and made of slightly porous material like ceramic. Repot annually or when plant exhibits discoloration without the presence of any mis-watering habits.

Fertilize: Monthly with bacterial inoculant recomended for steady growth and to promote flowering.

Temperature: Room temp, protect from harsh fluctuations in temperature particularly in the winter. Do not allow to get cold.

Toxicity: Unsafe for consumption by pets and humans. This plant should not be used medicinally.

 

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