The Echeveria Chroma is a beautiful bright succulent that’s maroon in color with pink and green accents along the leaves. This succulent peaks during the winter months. Use this plant as a striking accent in terrariums, wedding arrangements, and planters.
Origin: Garden cultivar
Plant Type: Succulent
Size: 3- 5”
Propagation: Propagate this succulent by taking a cutting from the mother plant. 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: Sprawling
Light: Filtered/ partial sunlight
Water: Water this succulent only once the soil is completely dry. Be cautious to not over water this succulent to avoid root rot. This succulent will do best in a well-draining soil.
Zone: 9, 10,11
Temperature: Warm costal climates. Avoid freezing temperatures.
Fertilizer: Apply fertilizer during the grow season from spring time through summer, once or twice a week. This will boost the plants natural defenses against environmental stress.
Tips: This plant is susceptible to mealy bugs so use a natural fertilizer or insecticide to help protect this succulent! Avoid overly moist climates.