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Sensational trunked succulent with deep purple rosettes of leaves. Height up to 1m but keep pruned to encourage a bushy plant.
Aeonium arboreum ‘Schwarzkopf’. Also known as 'Zwartkop'. Bushy perennial succulent with stems each crowned by a rosette, to 15cm across. Produces rich, glossy purplish-black, narrow leaves. Bears golden pyramids of flowers in spring on 2-3 year old stems, which then die. Although similar, this plant has shorter stems and smaller rosettes than Aeonium arboreum 'Atropurpureum'.
Needs partial sun and well drained soil. Place in a sheltered position.
Container, border, indoors, greenhouse.
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