Ghost Plant (Graptopetalum paraguayense 'Ghosty')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Leaves: Glaucous
Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: white and red
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Suitable for miniature gardens
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Cuttings: Leaf
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Posted by valleylynn (Dallas, OR - Zone 8b) on May 8, 2012 4:15 PM

Parents: Graptopetalum paraguayense x G. amethystinum (?)

Renamed Graptopetalum 'Marquise de Sévigné’ by Margrit Bischofberger & Jean-Michel Moullec of France to save confusion with Graptosedum 'Ghosty', a very different plant.

There is a lot of confusion on the exact ID of this plant.

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