General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Plant Spread: 10 inches
Leaves: Glaucous
Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Coral
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
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
Parentage: Graptopetalum amethystinum x Echeveria

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Common names
  • Graptoveria
Also sold as:
  • Debbie

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Comments:
  • Posted by Baja_Costero (Baja California - Zone 11b) on Jan 30, 2019 1:02 PM concerning plant:
    Pink intergeneric hybrid (may be bluish in low light) which grows to about 8 inches wide and offsets regularly. Well behaved in cultivation. Best color with strong light. Flowers are shades of pink and appear in profusion during spring. The leaves are keeled at the base and they are tasty to birds and rodents during times of drought.

    This garden hybrid of Graptopetalum amethystinum and an unknown Echeveria was published by Glass and Foster in 1978, and released as ISI 1087. It is named for Debbi Foster, daughter of Bob Foster. The alternate spelling "Debbie" is incorrect. This cultivar is easily confused with "Spirit of '76", an intergeneric Charles Uhl hybrid of Echeveria shaviana.
Discussion Threads about this plant
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April 2015 by GigiPlumeria May 1, 2022 8:42 AM 7
Duplicate entry by Baja_Costero Jan 30, 2019 1:16 PM 2
id? by Aeonium2003 Apr 30, 2022 8:25 PM 2

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