Echeveria 'Perle von Nürnberg'
echeveria 'Perle von Nürnberg'
'Perle von Nürnberg' forms an evergreen rosette of fleshy, obovate leaves with a purplish-grey sheen, developing a short stem with age; flowers light red, in panicles to 45cm
Ultimate height0.1–0.5 metres
Time to ultimate height5–10 years
Ultimate spread0.1–0.5 metres
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
- Full sun
South–facing or East–facing or North–facing
- Native to the UK
Echeveria can be evergreen succulent perennials or subshrubs with rosettes of colourful, fleshy leaves and racemes or panicles of urn-shaped flowers
- Name status
How to grow
Grow under glass in a standard cactus compost, in bright, filtered light. When in growth water moderately and feed every two or three weeks with a balanced liquid feed. Keep almost dry in the winter. Stand plants outside during the summer months
Propagate by stem or leaf cuttings in spring or early summer. Separate offsets in spring
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- Patio and container plants
No pruning required
Generally disease free
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