The (Pentas) starcluster is a plant which enjoys a light spot in the house. The plant originates from North-East Africa (Egypt). As it displays many flowers the plant will enjoy a good drink. It also appreciates standing in a little water twice a week. Remove the dead flowers including their stems to ensure the plant creates new shoots which will produce new flowers. Essentially a house plant, however if nights are above 16 °C starcluster can also be sited outside.
- Light, sunny spot.
- Keep damp, compost must not dry out.
- Immerse plant in water if it becomes dry.
- Remove dead foliage.