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Echeveria nodulosa 'Maruba Benitsukasa'
Common Name: Mexican Hen and Chicks Family: Crassulaceae (The Crassula Family)

Echeveria nodulosa is a stem-forming species that begins as a rosette but then slowly develops an occasionally branching stem. The olive green leaves have beautiful lines of rich burgundy. In 'Maruba Benitsukasa' plants are also flushed with glowing red and burgundy which intensifies in more light and leaves can develop raised protrusions along the top surface. Plants are topped with reddish flowers with yellow tips in summer.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourRed
TypeTender Secondary Bloom ColourYellow
Height4-8" Bloom TimeSummer
Spread4-8" FragranceNo
Light ExposureSun Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple Green
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant Stem Colour
Hardiness9-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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