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Topsy Turvy Echeveria


This is an attractive, unusual succulent with wavy and somewhat twisted silver-blue foliage that forms clumps to a foot tall and roughly as wide. Its overall appearance is reminiscent of a coral or other aquatic life form making it useful for detailed plantings and small scale groundcovers alike.

Echeveria runyonii 'Topsy Turvy'

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit edible :Yes

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Smooth

Leaf shape : Spoon-shaped

Leaf color : Silver-blue

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Funnel-shaped

Flower color : Orange

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 1 ft.

Average size maturity height : 1 ft.

Growth rate : Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 20 to 25 F( Z9a)

Sunset zone : 8,9, 12-24

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Under oak trees : Yes

Barrier plants : Yes

Seashore conditions : Yes

Oak root fungus resistance : Yes

Hummingbirds : Yes

Hedges and screens : Yes

Frost tender : Yes

Fragrance : Yes

Erosion control : Yes

Drought tolerant : Yes

Deer resistant : Yes

Butterflies : Yes

Colorful fruits and berries : Yes

Birds : Yes

Autumn foliage color : Yes

Attractive bark : Yes

Allergenic plants : Yes