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Pachyphytum compactum
Common Name: Moon Stones Family: Crassulaceae (The Crassula Family)

Pachyphytum compactum is an Echeveria relative with thick, rounded, pointed, grey-green leaves with white markings that look like the facets of cut crystal. The leaf tips can flush with purple and plants can develop short stems over time.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Americas - North America

Native Habitat:
Native to Hidalgo, Mexico.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourOrange
Height4-8" Bloom TimeSummer - Fall
Spread4-8" FragranceNo
Light ExposureSun Foliage ColourBluish Green Burgundy/Red/Purple
Soil MoistureDrought Tolerant Dry Stem Colour
Hardiness9-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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