String of Pearls (Curio rowleyanus)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Curio rowleyanus Accepted
Senecio rowleyanus Synonym
Kleinia rowleyana Synonym

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: Evergreen
Other: Spherical
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Closeup of Curio rowleyanus in Bloom

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Posted by a2b1c3 (seattle wa) on Apr 30, 2013 1:01 PM

Survived in ground over one winter in Seattle under overhang in raised bed. Does not look good however

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