Echeveria Derenbergii 'Painted Lady'
- Plant Description
- Plant Specs and Regions
- Water and Light Recommendations
Echeveria Painted Lady is native to Mexico and belongs to the Crassulaceae family. It grows dense compact round rosettes. This succulent easily propagates by producing several pups from the base of the mother plant. The clusters it creates can spread up to 3ft. wide. A beautiful echeveria with wide fleshy leaves and pink tips. A plant perfect for rock gardens or as a thriller plant for your succulent arrangements.
Native to: Mexico
Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost
Recommended light conditions: partial sun partial shade
Bloomtime: Spring through Summer
Bloom Color: yellow
Watering Needs Indoors: Instead of giving your succulents gradual sips of water throughout the week, give them a good soaking, to the point where water runs out the drainage holes at the bottom of the pot. Be sure to empty the water that runs into the saucer, succulents do not like to sit in water. Then let the soil dry out completely before watering again.
Watering Needs Outdoors: In the Summer water your succulents every two weeks, by soaking them and letting them dry before watering again. In the Winter water your succulents once a month.
Technical Information About This Plant
- Requires bright light for most of the day. Or constant dappled shade.
- Best to water every 2 weeks. Avoiding letting water sit in the rosette.
Painted Lady has bright pink hues, pulling the room together. Beautiful plant otherwise and worthy a spot in your home.