Echeveria Neon Breakers Growing And Care

Brilliantly Colored And Hardy Echeveria Neon Breakers

Echeveria Neon Breakers (ech-eh-VER-ee-a nee-AHN BRAY-curs) are excellent houseplants. These brilliantly colored, easily grown perennial succulents are also a good choice for many garden settings. You may also hear this

Echeveria Chroma Growing And Care

Echeveria Chroma

Succulents are becoming increasingly popular, and the Echeveria plants (ech-eh-VER-ee-a) genus is among the most desired. These members of the Crassulaceae family are native throughout Mexico and Central America but

How To Grow and Care For Echeveria Purpusorum

Potted Echeveria purpusorum

The Purpusorum Echeveria is an attractive, rosette-shaped perennial succulent plant with a compact growth habit. They hail from Central America, Pueblo, and Oaxaca Mexico, and Texas. This type of Echeveria

Growing Echeveria Setosa: Learn Mexican Firecracker Succulent Care

Echeveria sets the Mexican Firecracker with the fuzzy bristles on the leaves

Echeveria Setosa also known as the Mexican Firecracker, is a fuzzy plant, with urn-shaped flower and yellow tips. The Fire Cracker plant grows in clusters with fragrant blossoms that attract hummingbirds. Click this article for details on growing the Setosa Echeveria firecracker succulent.

How To Care For Agave Attenuata | Foxtail Agave

Several Agave attenuate plants growing in the landscape in front of commercial building

Agave attenuata [a-GAH-vee] [at-ten-yoo-AY-tuh] is an unusual succulent belonging to the Agave plant genus and the Asparagaceae family of plants. It’s native to central Mexico in the state of Jalisco

Agave Colorata Care Tips: Growing The Ash Agave

Desert Tree [Agave Colorata]

Agave Colorata (a-gaw-vee Kol-oh-ray-tuh), also known as Ash Agave or Mescal Ceniza. This Agave plant is a small, shrublike broadleaf evergreen perennial in the Asparagaceae family. This rosette-forming succulent agave

Agave Filifera Care: Growing Thread-Edge Agave Plants

White threads on Agave Filifera plant

Agave filifera (a-GAH-vee fil-LIF-er-uh) is a clump-forming member of the family Asparagaceae (a-SPARE-uh-gay-see-eye). Hailing from central Mexico, this perennial succulent is very similar Agave schidigera (a-GAH-vee ski-DEE-ger-ruh. You can tell

Painted Lady Succulent: Echeveria Derenbergii Growing and Care

Painted Lady Echeveria with flower spike

The “Painted Lady Echeveria” known botanically as Echeveria derenbergii (ech-eh-VER-ee-a der-en-BERG-ee-eye) is a perennial evergreen succulent. There are about 140 different Echeveria species, all belonging to the Crassulaceae (krass-yoo-LAY-see-ee) family

Furcraea Foetida Care: Learn Grow The False Agave

False Agave plant - Furcraea

Furcraea foetida (fer-KREE-uh FET-uh-duh) is an evergreen flowering plant from the family Agavaceae now the Asparagaceae family. It hails from northern South America and the Caribbean. However, Furcraea is cultivated

Echeveria Nodulosa Care: Growing Painted Echeveria Plants

Painted Echeveria, beautiful succulent plant, colorful multicolored foliage

Echeveria nodulosa [ech-eh-VER-ee-a nod-yoo-LOH-suh] is another stunning succulent plant. The green leaves display colorful markings and the bright flowers arrive in the summer. An evergreen succulent Echeveria native to Mexico, “nodulosa”

Growing The Succulent Echeveria Laui

potted Echeveria Laui

Echeveria Laui [Ech-eh-VER-ee-a, LAU-eye] is a succulent Echeveria plant from the family Crassulaceae. This slow-growing type of succulent Echeveria plant is native to Mexico and is popularly used as a

Learn Agave Blue Glow Growing and Care

Blue Glow Agave low growing hybrid

Agave Blue Glow [a-GAH-vee] is a relatively small sized, slow-growing succulent plant developed at Rancho Soledad Nurseries of Rancho Santa Fe, California by horticulturalist Kelly Griffin. The plant is a

Echeveria Imbricata Care: Growing The Blue Rose Echeveria

Several blue rose imbricate Echeverias planed in a succulent garden

Echeveria Imbricata or Blue Rose echeveria is a hybrid originating in the 1870’s. It’s blue-green leaves, tight rosettes, hardy growth, makes it still a popular succulent Echeveria. We share care, watering, soil and more. Click this article for Echeveria imbricata growing and care tips.

Echeveria Perle von Nurnberg Care: Succulent Growing Details

Succulent Echeveria Pearl of Nurnberg up close

Echeveria Perle von Nurnberg a popular hybrid evergreen succulent Echeveria, with an attractive unique two-toned appearance, the rosettes are thick with fleshy pointed leaves.
Click this article for details and care information on growing Perle von Nurnberg succulents.

Tips On Agave Ovatifolia Care

Agave ovatifolia the whale tongue agave

In the world of succulents, agave ovatifolia (a-GAH-vee, oh-vay-tih-FOH-lee-a) is an evergreen plant identified by its rounded rosette of slightly cupped, broad, gray to powdery-blue leaves.  This beautiful Agave plant

How To Care For Agave Salmiana Plants

Wide leaf Agave Salmiana growing in the landscape

Agave salmiana (a-GAH-vee, salm-ee-AH-na) is an evergreen succulent, belonging to the Agavaceae or Asparagaceae family and the Agavoideae subfamily.  This fleshy Agave plant species is native to North America, central

Black Prince Succulent Echeveria Care

Echeveria 'Black Prince" in stone pot with flower spike along with close up of flowers

The delightful Echeveria Black Prince is a slow, low growing, darkly-colored succulent plant featuring tight rosettes of fleshy leaves. The genus “Echeveria” [ech-eh-VER-ee-a] includes a large variety of flowering plants

Types Of Agave Plants For The Garden

Different Agave types in the garden

The Agave Plant is a group of over 200 species of succulents, all hailing from the New World desert or near-desert areas of South America, Central America, Mexico the Southwest United States and even the Caribbean. These large, tough,

Agave Montana Care: How To Grow Mountain Agave

Attractive rosette of the Agave Montana (hardy century plant)

Agave Montana [a-GAH-vee, MON-tah-nuh] is an evergreen perennial succulent from the Agave plant family Asparagaceae and native to northeastern Mexico. The plant is called Montana (the Spanish word for mountains)