Aeonium ‘Irish Bouquet’ has tiny green rosettes that grow in a clustered form. This drought tolerant mini aeonium variety stays under 3” and does well in partial shade or full sun once established. This plant is fast growing with a delicate form. Irish Bouquet looks great against a variety of other plants offering texture and a deep green color contrast.
Scientific Name: Aeonium Lindleyi var. Viscatum
Origin: Canary Islands
Plant Type: Succulent
Size: Clusters of around 1” wide
Propagation: Propagate this succulent by taking a cutting from one of the stems about 1” or more in length. Allow the cutting stem to dry and callous over where the plant was clipped for a few days, and then place the cutting into moist soil. Avoid watering and keep out of direct sunlight until the plant has rooted (about 2-3 weeks).
Growth Habit: Shrub like rosette clusters
Light: Partial Shade/Full Sun
Water: Let your succulent dry completely between watering cycles and always avoid any standing water near the plant. Pot your succulent in soil with excellent drainage. Try a succulent and cactus soil mix.
Zone: 9 to 11
Temperature: This plant does best in warm temperatures. During cold winter months, bring your plant indoors near a bright sunny window, and keep away from frost.
Fertilizer: Fertilize your succulents in the spring and summer months bi weekly with succulent fertilizer.
Tips: Irish Bouquet is delicate after transplanting, be careful to keep out of full sun until the plant is established!