Graptoveria 'Fred Ives'
- Plant Description
- Plant Specs and Regions
The Graptoveria 'Fred Ives' is a beautiful marbled colored succulent. Their leaves are long and wide and form huge rosettes. This versatile plant offers stunning colors and contrast that will liven up any arrangement or craft project. They form clusters of baby succulents that are able to fill big gaps in succulent arrangements and big areas in garden landscapes. They change color often depending on the weather.
Native to: Mexico
ZONE: 9, 10 ,11
Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost
Recommended light conditions: full sun
Bloom Color: yellow/red
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.
I bought this as a tribute to my father, whose name was Fred Ives. He passed recently and when I came across this on your site, I knew I needed to order it. Now everyday when I look at it, I’ll remember my dad even more.
Beautiful!! I can't wait to get him in the warm sun!
Plants arrived in great condition. Packing was excellent. Recommend SuccyCrafts.
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This Graptoveria is just awesome!
I LOVE my Fred Ives!! They were packaged perfectly and they are gorgeous!!!