Aeonium arboreum 'Silk Pinwheel'

$4.25
SKU:
SS7908
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Product Details

Highlights

Aeonium arboreum 'Silk Pinwheel': Deep wine to aubergine purple rosette, particularly when grown in bright sunlight. It can grow up to 2.0' tall outdoors in Mediterranean climates, but will stay smaller indoors in a pot.

PLEASE NOTE: Leaves may curl or become bruised during shipping. They will recover with proper light and water and by growing and shedding old leaves. See photo examples:

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Soft succulents will not survive a hard frost, but if there is a risk of freezing temperatures they can be brought indoors to grow on a sunny window sill or under a grow light. They need bright sunlight, great drainage, and infrequent water to prevent rot. Pick containers with drainage holes and use well-draining cactus and succulent soil with 50% to 70% mineral grit such as coarse sand, pumice, or perlite. Water deeply enough for water to run out the drainage hole, then wait for the soil to fully dry before watering again. Aeonium like less frequent watering during their summer dormancy period.

This variety is easy to re-root from stem cuttings. Look to our Succulent Cuttings Guide for tips on succulent propagation.

Full Aeonium Guide

Color - Primary

Purple / Black

Color - Secondary

Green / Lime

Bloom Color

Yellow Bloom

Cold Hardiness

Zone 9 (20F)

Maximum Height

Over 12"

Recommended Light Conditions

Full Sun

Recommended Light Conditions

Bright Indoor Light

Growth Habit / Shape

Rosette

Growth Habit / Shape

Vertical Grower / Tall Stem

Seasonality

Summer Dormant Partial

Seasonality

Year-round Color

Product Format

2.0" Pot

Special Characteristic

Easy to Propagate

Special Characteristic

Pet Safe

Shipping info

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