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Echeveria ‘Black Knight’
Common Name: Mexican Hen and Chicks Family: Crassulaceae (The Crassula Family)

Notes:
‘Black Knight’ forms a medium sized rosette of lanceolate (lance-like, narrow and pointed, hence the cultivar name), dark burgundy, succulent leaves. Echeveria are "temperennial" succulents mainly from Mexico but also occuring in adjacent countries. There are over 150 different species and countless fantastic cultivars. Keep above freezing in winter. As a houseplant keep cool, bright and dry.

Awards:
AGM

Native Habitat:
Regions with severe winter droughts and high summer rainfall.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourOrange
TypeTender Secondary Bloom Colour
Height4-8" Bloom TimeSummer
Spread4-8" FragranceNo
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant Average Stem ColourBurgundy
Hardiness9-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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