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Lipstick Echeveria

Echeveria agavoides 'Lipstick'

SKU
06921
Bright green leaves with vivid reddish pink edges form dense rosettes. Reminiscent of an agave, each leaf is tipped with a small spine. Accented with red blooms in spring. Compact and ground hugging, this clumping succulent is beautiful in rock gardens and mixed succulent plantings. A frost-tender evergreen.
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Grow Indoors in all zones

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Full sun, Partial sun

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

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Botanical PronunciationEch-eh-VER-ee-a ah-gav-OH-id-eez
Average Size at MaturityClump forming rosettes reach 6 in. tall, 6 to 12 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeRepeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic, Xeric
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Firescaping/Firewise, Green Roof, Green Wall, Houseplant, Rock Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureClump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsHens & Chicks (Sempervivum); Sedum (Sedum); Blue Fescue (Festuca glauca); Aloe (Aloe); Red Yucca (Hesperaloe);

Requires excellent drainage; thrives in porous, rocky, unimproved soils. Protect from intense afternoon sun in very hot summer regions. Water regularly during the first growing season, or until well established; once established, reduce frequency. Needs little care; may be fertilized sparingly.

This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL

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Grow Indoors in All Zones