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Mexican Snowball Echeveria

Echeveria elegans

Pronunciation: ech-eh-VER-ee-a ELL-eh-ganz
SKU #07916
9-11

Good to Grow: 10

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OVERVIEW
Description With striking color and texture, this fast-growing succulent is an attractive addition to rock gardens and mixed succulent plantings. The tightly whorled rosettes of fleshy blue-gray leaves freely produce offsets, forming a densely mounded mat. Bright pink blooms on long slender stems appear throughout summer. A frost-tender evergreen.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Allow soil to dry between waterings.
Blooms Spring and Summer
Mature Size Fast growing; rosettes reach 8 in. tall, forming clumps 12 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs, Fast Growing
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Attributes Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
CARE
Care Thrives in porous, rocky, unimproved soils with excellent drainage; does not tolerate water-logged soils. Indoors, provide bright light. Water regularly during first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates periodic drought. Rejuvenate every 3 to 4 years in early spring by re-rooting rosettes.

This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL

USDA Cold Hardiness Zone Map

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 10

Grow Indoors in All Zones

Grow Outdoors in Zones: 9-11

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