Succulent

Graptoveria Fred Ives Succulent is another interesting succulent that has purple to pink leaves growing in rosettes up to 8 inches tall and around 12 inches wide. In the late spring or early summer coral/salmon flowers bloom on 1 to 2 foot stem.

Succulents tend to be drought tolerant and prefer poor soil conditions that drain very well. Some varieties can take a light freeze.  Try succulents in a rock garden or in a succulent wall.  Some even do well in a terrarium.

Size: #4.5

Spacing: Plant 6″ to 10″ apart.

Height: Grows 6″ to 12″ tall.

How To Grow: Plant in sun to partial shade.

Outstanding Features: If planted in a container, it will spill over the sides of the pot.

Tips: Drought and heat tolerant. Overwatering can cause root rot.

Uses: Garden Bed, Containers, Borders, Landscapes, Rock Gardens, and Xeriscapes.

 

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