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Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8b -9.4 °C (15 °F) to -6.7 °C (20 °F)
Plant Height: 1 foot
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Glaucous
Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Broadleaf
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Leaf
Layering
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Common names
  • Ghost Plant
  • Mother of Pearl Plant

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Location: Biltmore, Asheville, NC
Date: 2014-03-02
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Location: Coastal San Diego County 
Date: 2019-01-31
Location: Jakarta
Date: 2021-07-17
Location: Bea's garden
Date: 2021
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Date: 2022-04-04
Location: Botanical Garden of Berlin
Date: 2022-06-08
Location: National Botanical Garden (DC) | November 2022
Date: 2022-11-26
Location: National Botanical Garden, DC, Virginia :) | May, 2022
Date: 2022-05-28
Location: Bordine's Greenhouse, Rochester Hills, MI
Date: 2013-09-26
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Location: Miami, FL
Location: Bordeaux, France
Date: 10-10-15
Location: Seville, Spain | April, 2023
Date: 2023-04-05
Location: Bogie Lake Greenhouse, White Lake, MI
Date: 2010-04-05
Location: Bogie Lake Greenhouse, White Lake, MI
Date: 2010-04-05
Location: Bogie Lake Greenhouse, White Lake, MI
Date: 2010-04-05
Location: Bogie Lake Greenhouse, White Lake, MI
Date: 2010-04-05

Date: November 4, 2020
Location: Cordoba, Argentina
Location: Pacific Northwest, zone 8
Date: Mar 15, 2013

Date: 2015-10-25
Location: Orlando, Central Florida, zone 9b
Date: 2011-03-10
Graptopetalum paraguayense)
Location: Orlando, Central Florida, zone 9b
Date: 2011-03-10
Graptopetalum paraguayense)
Location: National Botanical Garden, DC, Virginia :) | May, 2022
Date: 2022-05-28
Location: Bordeaux, France
Date: 2015-10-09

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Location: Cordoba, Argentina
Date: 2023-07-25
Location: Bogie Lake Greenhouse, White Lake, MI
Date: 2010-04-05
Location: Bordine's Greenhouse, Rochester Hills, MI
Date: 2013-09-26
Location: Fountain,Florida
Date: 2011-12-10
Location: Botanical garden of Madeira
Date: 2023-04-11

Photo Courtesy of Mountain Crest Gardens. Used with permission.
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Location: Bordine's Greenhouse, Rochester Hills, MI
Date: 2013-09-26
Location: Fountain, Florida
Date: 2011-12-10
growing on a piece of wood
Location: Garden
Date: 2020-05-29
A 10 year old plant with beautiful flowers this is it's tenth yea

Photo Courtesy of Mountain Crest Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Photo Courtesy of Mountain Crest Gardens. Used with Permission.
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Comments:
  • Posted by ge1836 (Pittsford NY - Zone 6a) on Oct 25, 2012 7:27 AM concerning plant:
    This is a houseplant in Z6a
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Graptopetalum paraguayense by skopjecollection Jul 24, 2021 10:02 AM 2
Graptopetalum paraguayense by Aeonium2003 Apr 29, 2022 8:57 AM 1
Graptopetalum paraguayense by Aeonium2003 Apr 29, 2022 8:59 AM 1
Graptopetalum paraguayense by Aeonium2003 Apr 29, 2022 9:02 AM 1
Graptopetalum paraguayense by Aeonium2003 Apr 30, 2022 9:39 AM 3
Graptopetalum paraguayense by Aeonium2003 Apr 30, 2022 10:41 AM 1
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