This succulent is a sprawling, clumping rosette that is a gorgeous frosted grey green. During the fall and winter, it blooms vivid red-orange disk like flowers. ‘Blazing Glory’ would be a lovely succulent for added color in landscape use, terrariums, rock gardens, planters, and wedding arrangements..
Plant Type: Succulent
Size: up to 12-18”
Propagation: Propagate this succulent by taking a cutting from the mother plant during the early summer. Allow the cutting stem to dry and callous over where the plant was trimmed 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: Clumping rosette
Light: Full sun/partial shade
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. Reduce watering in the fall and only water this succulent in the winter, just enough to keep the leaves from shriveling.
Temperature: Warm coastal 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 succulent is commonly used as a groundcover in outdoor landscape projects.