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Echeveria x gilva

Previously known as:

  • Echeveria gilva
  • Echeveria 'Gilva'
Phonetic Spelling
ech-eh-ver-EE-a GIL-vuh
Description

An artificial hybrid between E. agavoides and E. elegans

 

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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Echeveria
    Species:
    x gilva
    Family:
    Crassulaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Herbaceous Perennial
    Perennial
    Succulent
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Pink
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Cyme
    Raceme
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Flower Shape:
    Tubular
    Flower Description:
    Blooms multiple times in the plant's lifetime.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Feel:
    Fleshy
    Smooth
    Waxy
    Leaf Value To Gardener:
    Long-lasting
    Showy
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Rosulate
    Leaf Margin:
    Entire
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Color:
    Green
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
    Stem Surface:
    Covered with a powdery bloom (glaucous)
    Stem Description:
    Short, succulent stems.
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Container
    Houseplants
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought
    Dry Soil