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 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Plant Spread: Up to 6 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Pinkish red
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Offsets
Pollinators: Birds
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM
Parentage: Echeveria gibbiflora x Echeveria elegans
Child plants: 7 child plants

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Common names
  • Echeveria
  • Conchita
Also sold as:
  • Perle von Nuremberg
  • Perle von Neuremberg
  • Perle von Neurenberg
  • Perle von Nürnberg
  • Perle von Nuernberg

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Comments:
  • Posted by sedumzz (Your local refrigerator - Zone 7a) on Sep 16, 2021 2:08 PM concerning plant:
    You may see the plant ECHEVERIA MAGIC RED.
    It does NOT exist!
    They are SPRAYED perle von nurnbergs!!
  • Posted by Baja_Costero (Baja California - Zone 11b) on Oct 29, 2017 10:04 PM concerning plant:
    Robust hybrid Echeveria by R. Graessner. Parentage is E. gibbiflora "Metallica" (a selection of gibbiflora distinct from the hybrid of the same name) x E. potosina (now E. elegans). Best color with strong light. Leaf color may be uneven and is often redder/pinker at the center of the rosette. There are a few named cultivars of this plant, based on unusual leaf color or shape (eg. "Karl von Nurnberg", "Serena") and there are also named hybrids ("Lolita") and presumed self-pollinated offspring ("Son of Pearl").
Plant Events from our members
AndreA33 On February 10, 2016 Obtained plant
antsinmypants On April 22, 2021 Obtained plant
Purchased at Menards
dnrevel On June 25, 2021 Obtained plant
Bought two versions of this plant in May. Will share photos. May 25th plant is a single large version from Turner's Nursery in town. Spectacular!
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Pecked! by HamiltonSquare Nov 6, 2017 10:48 PM 0
ID question by Baja_Costero Oct 15, 2019 6:33 AM 1

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