General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 11 +4.4 °C (40 °F) to +7.2 °C (50 °F)
Leaves: Glaucous
Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Offsets
Pollinators: Birds
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Common names
  • Echeveria

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Comments:
  • Posted by Baja_Costero (Baja California - Zone 11b) on May 21, 2019 4:00 PM concerning plant:
    Popular small glaucous blue-green Echeveria with distinctive bright yellow flowers on an unbranched shepherd's crook. Leaf tips and edges are marked with brownish red highlights. From Puebla and Veracruz. Plants originally from Puebla were distributed as ISI 421 in 1963. Hybrids (named and unnamed) may be difficult to distinguish from the species, especially based on flower color. In this category are "Deranosa" (other parent unknown) and "Blue and Yellow" (with E. chihuahuensis "Ruby Blush"), among others.
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Echeveria pulidonis by valleylynn Dec 11, 2017 8:53 PM 2

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