Always a favorite! A True Gem with Outstanding Stage Presence! You will always get comments on this beauty. Not to mention, one of the easiest plants to take care of...or not take care of! And then just when you decide this perennial doesn't need a flower to command presence...she blooms and you better stand back and enjoy the show!! Save those pups for sure!!
Zwartkop Aeonium hybrid
A bushy plant with gorgeous, tightly packed, dark purple leaf rosettes at the ends of narrow branches; heat tolerantAdaptable As HouseplantFoliage InterestHeat TolerantDeadheading Not NecessaryDrought Tolerant
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:12 - 24 InchesSpacing:8 - 14 InchesSpread:8 - 14 InchesFoliage Colors:PurpleFoliage Shade:Black/PurpleHabit:Clump FormingContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).Maintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Grown for FoliageHardiness Zones:9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11bWater Category:LowUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Use in succulent combinations, beds and bordersMaintenance Notes:
Succulents are long term plants where temperatures remain warm. Garden height is the final height the plant will reach after several years, not the height the plant will reach in one season. Succulents are generally slow growing plants and will take time to mature.
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David Walrod, 11 years ago
absolutely the center of attention in containers. one of my favorites as I love the dark coloring with a pale or lime green companion. try it you'll love it! easy to grow too.Linda, Colorado, United States, 12 years ago
Russell Studebaker, Illinois, United States, 12 years ago