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Pachyphytum compactum

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  • Pachyphytum compactum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • Pachyphytum compactum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020

Features

  • BloomsMarch
  • Height0.1m to 0.15m
  • Spread0.2m to 0.35m
  • Growth HabitRosette
  • Flower ColourOrange red
  • Leaf ColourWhite dark green

Description

Pachyphytum compactum. A compact succulent with short-stemmed rosettes of lance-shaped, frosted green leaves 2-3cm. Racemes of pendent flowers develop in spring.

Characteristics

Perennial, Evergreen, Succulent

Origin

Mexico

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  • Pachyphytum compactum | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020

Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile

Cultivation

They will need full sun with a little shade, with moderately fertile, very well-drained soil.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings.

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