General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
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)
Plant Height: 3 to 4 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flower Color: Red
Other: Salmon-red
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Birds
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

Common names
  • Plover Eggs Plant
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Adromischus cooperi
  • Synonym: Adromischus cuneatus
  • Synonym: Adromischus festivus
  • Synonym: Adromischus halesowensis
  • Synonym: Adromischus pachylophus
  • Synonym: Cotyledon cooperi
  • Synonym: Cotyledon cooperi var. immaculata
  • Synonym: Echeveria cooperi

Photo Gallery

photo credit: Rinina25
Location: Botanical Garden of Berlin
Date: 2022-06-08
Location: 98108
Date: 2013-03-21
Location: Louisville
Date: 2020-03-14
Adromischus cooperi

photo credit: Petar43

photo credit: Karelj

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