• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional water.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Average Landscape Size
    Rosettes reach 4 to 10 in. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Key Feature
    Waterwise
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Fall and winter
  • Detail
    Plant type:Cactus/Succulent
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Rosettes reach 4 to 10 in. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Black
    Blooms:Fall and winter
    Flower color:Red
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleContemporary
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide well-drained soil in full sun. Prefers sandy soil with pH range of 6.6 to 7.5. After establishment, water occasionally during the hot season. Divide clumps as needed in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Partial Sun
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional water.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    This cultivar is the result of a cross between Echeveria shaviana and the black leaved E. affinis Echeveria affinis.