Echeveria
Echeveria pulidonis

Family: Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Echeveria (ech-eh-VER-ee-a) (Info)
Species: pulidonis (pu-LEE-do-nis) (Info)
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Category:

Cactus and Succulents

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

From seed; germinate in vitro in gelatin, agar or other medium

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Regional

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

Brentwood, California

Fresno, California

Perris, California

Rowland Heights, California

San Dimas, California

Metairie, Louisiana

Dripping Springs, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Feb 6, 2014, marasri from Dripping Springs, TX wrote:

I am so far succeeding in keeping it alive in a raised gravely bed under a frost cloth in a COLD 16F Texas winter cold snap earlier, so it does have some hardiness. I hope it continues because it is 22 out there right now and I don't think this is the end yet.. I have it in partial shade in the summer because of the intense heat we get

Neutral

On May 19, 2004, smiln32 from Oklahoma City, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:

Echeveria is a large genus of succulents in the Crassulaceae family. They are native from Mexico to northwestern South America. The genus Echeveria is named after the 18th century Spanish botanist Atanasio Echeverria Codoy.