• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional water.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Grows to 1 ft. tall and 1 to 2 ft. wide
    Key Feature:
    Waterwise
    Blooms:
    Pink blooms in summer
  • Detail
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Grows to 1 ft. tall and 1 to 2 ft. wide
    Foliage color:Silver-blue
    Blooms:Pink blooms in summer
    Flower color:Pink
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
    Companion PlantsBlue Fescue (Festuca glauca); Ice Plant (Delosperma); Sedum (Sedum); Pearl Bluebush (Maireana sedifolia); Agave (Agave)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in light, well-drained soils. Best with coastal full sun; light shade inland. As an indoor plant, locate near a source of bright light. Water deeply and infrequently during the growing season; supplement during extreme heat. Avoid overwatering, especially in winter.
    Light Needs:
    <strong>Partial Sun / Partial Shade</strong>: These two terms are often used interchangeably to mean 3-6 (or 4-6) hours of sunlight each day. However, there is a difference.
<strong>Partial shade</strong> typically means the plants will appreciate a more gentle exposure such as the weaker morning or early afternoon sun, with the emphasis on providing the minimum needed shade and sheltering from intense late afternoon sun. <strong>Partial sun</strong> typically means the plants <u>need</u> some direct sun, so the emphasis is on meeting the required minimum hours of sunlight, with filtered sunlight or shade the balance of the day.
Both are best with shelter from the harshest late afternoon sun. This shade could be provided by a structure, a wall, larger plants or  tree(s).
    Partial to full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional water.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    This uniquely colored selection of Echeveria cante is grown from tissue culture. The genus Echeveria is named after the 18th century Spanish botanist Atanasio Echeverria Codoy. The species Echeveria cante is native the mountains of Zacatecas, in central Mexico.

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