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Painted Echeveria

Echeveria nodulosa

SKU
06923
Unique succulent provides great contrast, with rosettes of absinthe green, vividly painted with red on margins and mid leaf. Coral-pink and yellow flowers appear atop tall bracts in summer. Originally from Mexico, this low growing spreader thrives in dry, sandy soil, preferring cool sun to light shade. A frost-tender evergreen.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Allow soil to dry between waterings.

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Botanical PronunciationEch-eh-VER-ee-a nod-yoo-LOH-suh
Average Size at MaturityRosettes reach 5 in. wide, forming clumps 1 to 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorVariegated
Garden StyleContemporary, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Houseplant
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsAllow soil to dry between waterings.
Companion PlantsSempervivum (Sempervivum); Blue Fescue (Festuca glauca); Sedum (Sedum); Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe); Ice Plant (Delosperma)

Provide lean, porous, well-drained in a sunny site; protect from intense afternoon sun very hot summer regions. Indoors, provide bright light. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates periodic drought. Do not over fertilize. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL

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