Echeveria 'Christmas' forms attractive rosettes of thick, apple-green foliage edged in dark red with yellow-orange flowers.
Echeveria 'Christmas' is a tender Mexican hens and chicks that forms tight and attractive rosettes of thick, cupped, apple-green foliage with contrasting dark red edges and a darker red terminal spine. The rosettes grow up to 8 inches wide. Flowers are yellow to light orange on a thin, long flowering stem in summer. Protect from frost or keep as a houseplant by a sunny window. Do not over water.
Common Name: Mexican Hen and Chicks
Family: Crassulaceae (The Stonecrop Family)
Zone Hardiness: 9-11
Light: Full Sun
Height: under 4"
Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Secondary Bloom Colour: Orange
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant, Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Regions with severe winter droughts and high summer rainfall.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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