Pocketbook Plant
Calceolaria Herbeohybrida Grp.

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers tepid constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 20 °C).
pH range 6.1 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity not poisonous


Climate humid temperate



Other common names Slipperwort, Lady's Purse, Slipper Flower
Family Scrophulariaceae


Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 8 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -12°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • orange
  • yellow
Leaf color
  • green