Biophytum sensitivum | Little Tree Plant

Biophytum sensitivum


Family: Oxalidaceae


Biophytum sensitivum is commonly called the Little Tree Plant as it looks like a small palm tree. This tropical annual from South East Asia looks particularly spectacular in a terrarium / vivarium set up where it adds a sense of scale to the environment and thrives on the humidity. Will easily set seed and give you more baby plants.

Biophytum are easy to grow requiring minimal light and being very tolerant of under and over watering.


8cm pot.


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Grows up to 20cm.
Likes a moist soil and reasonable humidity.
Bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sun. Grows well in low light.
Well draining.

We aim to dispatch all orders within 1-3 days of receiving payment.

Plants are dispatched Monday – Thursday to avoid any weekend delays.

All product photos are taken by us of our own stock. Photos give an accurate representation of what you will receive however all plants are unique and differences may occur in colour, size etc.

All plants are sent in plastic nursery pots unless otherwise stated.


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Wishing all our customers a Happy New Year and the best for 2024!

We have destocked most plants and will restock when ready in Spring.