General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: Up to 16 inches
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Other: Fuzzy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Common names
  • Aichryson

  • Posted by skopjecollection (SE europe(balkans) - Zone 6b) on Jun 6, 2021 1:44 PM concerning plant:
    A small, herbaceous shaped succulent superficially resembling the related genus Aeonium. Plants are covered in trichomes save for the roots and flowers. Leaves are spoon shaped (thin near the base), growing in loose rosettes, which cease growing upon flowering and dry out. Flowers are yellow, resembling those of sempervivum (also related) and aeonium. Inflorescence is a bit chaotic, if it can be called such. Branches profusely.
    Stem is bright brown-red, turning woody as it ages. It prefers bright indoors to semi-shade outdoors, more water needy than the average succulent (echeveria, etc).
    It is one of the easier plants to grow, and seems to have picked up in popularity.

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