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Hen and Chicks, Mexican Snowball


This free spreading succulent forms tight rosettes of greyish-white foliage useful for small scale ground covers, containers, edgings, and pattern planting. Clusters of yellow-lined pink flowers from spring to summer.

Echeveria elegans

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf color :Grey-green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Bell-shaped

Flower color : Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : < 1 ft.

Average size maturity height : < 1 ft.

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 10 to 15 F( Z8a)

Sunset zone : 8, 9, 12-24

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes