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Aeonium arboreum var. atropurpureum 'Nigrum'
Common Name: Black Aeonium Family: Crassulaceae (The Crassula Family)

The black aeonium has large heads of deep purple black foliage truly. The bright yellow flowers set against the almost black foliage are very showy.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Africa - Atlantic Islands

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourYellow
TypeTender Secondary Bloom Colour
Height2-4' Bloom TimeSpring
Spread8-12" FragranceNo
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant Stem Colour
Hardiness9-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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