PlantsDudleyas→Live-forever (Dudleya albiflora)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

Posted by Baja_Costero (Baja California - Zone 11b) on Oct 18, 2019 12:26 PM

Small rosette succulent with white, tubular flowers from a few widely separated locations in Baja California, including islands. Leaves may be green or bluish green, or glaucous white (especially in the sun), with red edges and tips when stressed. The plant may be solitary or divide into clumps of up to a dozen rosettes. Different geographical forms may have distinct chromosome counts (at least 4 have been identified). Found on a few islands, including Cedros, Magdalena, Partida, and Espiritu Santo, corresponding to locations at the midpoint of the peninsula, about 3/4 of the way down, and near the end.

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