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Echeveria 'Black Prince'
Common Name: Mexican Hen and Chicks Family: Crassulaceae (The Crassula Family)

Echeveria  'Black Prince'
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Notes:
'Black Prince' forms a medium sized rosette of rich burgundy leaves. Red flowers are usually borne on succulent stems in summer of the plant's second year. Echeverias are perennial 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.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Regions with severe winter droughts and high summer rainfall.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourRed 
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 
Hardiness Zone9-11  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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