PlantsEcheveriasEcheveria 'Afterglow'

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)
Plant Spread: 12-16 inches
Leaves: Glaucous
Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Pollinators: Birds
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Parentage: Echeveria cante x Echeveria shaviana

10 inch pot

Posted by Baja_Costero (Baja California - Zone 11b) on Sep 21, 2016 2:28 PM

Striking pink, powder-dusted Echeveria hybrid (cante x shaviana, former parent formerly known as subrigida) by Don Worth. Sister seedling to "Morning Star" and "Morning Light". Reaches 12-16 inches under favorable conditions. Can be grown comfortably in an 8 inch pot for life, but will be more resplendent given a container of 10-12 inches. Best color and form with direct sun; a surprising range of colors are possible on one plant. Bright pink flowers in summer to early fall.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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