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PlantFiles: Echeveria
Echeveria hoveyi

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Family: Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Echeveria (ech-eh-VER-ee-a) (Info)
Species: hoveyi

Category:
Cactus and Succulents

Height:
Unknown - Tell us

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Orange
Red-Orange

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Evergreen
Variegated
Silver/Gray
Shiny/Glossy-Textured
Succulent

Other details:
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive carpathiangirl On Jun 4, 2012, carpathiangirl from Akron, OH (Zone 5a) wrote:

A highly variable cultivar with large rosettes to 15cm. Long spatulate leaves variegated in pale blue-green, mauve, pink and cream, covered in a silver waxy. Flowers are orange / pink. Garden somatic mutant of Echeveria "Zahnii" which in turn is probably an hybrid involving Echeveria secunda. Plenty of water in spring and summer, little or none in winter. Needs good drainage

Regional...

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

Akron, Ohio



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