Echeveria 'Afterglow'Item #6344 USDA Hardiness Zone: 9 - 11
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A stunning accent for low-water landscapes or containers. Big rosettes of powdery lavender-pink tinged leaves nearly glow in the garden. Orange-red flowers can emerge from below lower leaves; sometimes as terminal flower stem. Thrives in heat and tolerates drought when established.
- DetailDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth habit:RoundGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Clumping rosettes grow 1 to 2 ft tall and wide.Special features:Attracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Pet Friendly, Waterwise, Year-round InterestFoliage color:MulticoloredBlooms:SummerFlower color:OrangeFlower attributesShowy FlowersCompanion PlantsAgave (Agave); Hens & Chicks (Sempervivum); Sedum (Sedum); Red Yucca (Hesperaloe); Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe)
- CareCare InformationRequires well-drained soil; thrives in rocky, unimproved soils. A slow release balanced fertilizer may be applied in early spring; take care not to over-feed. Remove terminal flower stalks as it halts new growth.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional water.