Black Prince Echeveria

Echeveria 'Black Prince'

SKU
06350
A striking succulent that develops dark, nearly black rosettes comprised of fleshy, pointed leaves, and accented by salmon-red flowers in autumn and winter. The very dramatic foliage adds wonderful contrast to mixed succulent plantings and rock gardens. Well-suited to containers, both indoors and out. Evergreen.
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9 - 11

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Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical PronunciationEch-eh-VER-ee-a
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; clump forming rosettes reach 4 to 10 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeFall and Winter
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorBlack
Garden StyleContemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic, Xeric
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Green Wall, Houseplant, Mass Planting, Rock Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureClump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

Thrives in porous, rocky or sandy, unimproved soils with excellent drainage. Best color in full sun, but needs part shade in hottest summer areas. Indoors, provide bright light. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; avoid excess winter moisture. Needs little care; fertilize sparingly.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 9 - 11

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