Foliage: Bronze/black, green center
Heat Tolerance: Excellent
Brand: Floraplant SA de CV
Rooted or Unrooted? unrooted
Light Levels: Full sun to part shade
Foot candles: 5000-7500
Day temperature:72 to 85F (24 to 29C)
Nighttemperature:60 to 75F (16 to 24C)
Watering:Do notover-water. Echeveriafavor dry conditions once roots are well established. Allow soil to dry completely between irrigation.
Media:Use well-drained soil mix. EC = 0.6 to 0.8 in peat with sand/perlite mix.
Ph:5.6 – 6.0
Fertilizer: 75-125ppm nitrogen
Pinching: Not necessary.
Pests: Standard practices. Pests to watch for are aphids, mealybugs and spider mites
Disease: Keeping the plants dry will emiminate muchof the potential for disease.
Succulents are sensitive to pesticides &fungicides. Trial applicationson smaller groups of plants before are recommended.
Rooting time:4-5 weeks
Mist:7-10 days at a light interval
Rooting Hormone:not necessary
Media Temperature:70 – 75 F
Notes:Be careful of overmisting
Pot SizeWks from RCPPP
4 or 5-inch 7-9 wks
Gallon 8-10 wks