The Echeveria ‘Derenbergii’ is a gorgeous compact rosette with blue leaves and red margins. During the late winter to summer it blooms bell shaped yellow flowers with red tips along a beautiful pink stem. This succulent is perfect for a contrast of color in wedding florals, terrariums, and as a ground cover in landscape use.
Plant Type: Succulent
Size: up to 4”
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: Mounding Rosette
Light: Full/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.
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: Use a well-draining soil medium to help avoid root rot! Maintain in an environment with fresh air flow.