Pink Edge Echeveria

Echeveria runyonii 'Pink Edge'

Rosettes of icy-blue succulent foliage sport bright pink edges. Adds unique texture to rock gardens, borders, and container gardens, but makes an excellent, easy-care house plant in climates where it isn't hardy. A frost-tender evergreen.
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Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical PronunciationEch-eh-VER-ee-a run-YON-ee-eye
Average Size at MaturityRosettes reach 3 to 5 in. tall, 3 to 4 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer, Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleContemporary, Mediterranean, Xeric
Landscape UseContainer, Firescaping/Firewise, Houseplant, Rock Garden, Coastal Exposure
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.
Companion PlantsCentury Plant (Agave); Ice Plant (Delosperma); Blue Fescue (Festuca glauca); Red Yucca (Hesperaloe); Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe)

Requires excellent drainage; thrives in porous, rocky, unimproved soils. Protect from intense afternoon sun in very hot summer regions. Water regularly during first growing season to establish root system; once established, reduce frequency. Indoors, put in a sunny window and water when soil is dry. Fertilize sparingly.

This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL

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