Tylecodon
Tylecodon atropurpureus

Family: Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Tylecodon (ty-lee-KOD-on) (Info)
Species: atropurpureus (at-ro-pur-PURR-ee-us) (Info)

Category:

Shrubs

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Cactus and Succulents

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

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Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

Deciduous

Velvet/Fuzzy-Textured

Succulent

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Orange, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Nov 15, 2007, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Rare species in cultivation and somewhat atypcial looking- has fuzzy, cupped, tear-shaped leaves in winter. Looks like dead stump rest of year.