Graptosedum Vera Higgins

1 Gallon $6.50

This plant grows in whorled rosettes of rounded cylindrical leaves. These are colored reddish bronze when the plant is under more stress from bright sun or cold weather.

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Graptosedum Vera Higgins

  • Names and Synonyms:  
    Graptosedum 'Bronze'
  • Common Names:  
    Echeveria 'Biker'
  • Family:  
    Crassulaceae
  • Origin:  
    This plant is an hybrid between x Graptosedum Vera Higgins (itself a cross of x Graptopetalum and Sedum Vera Higgins) and another sedum.
  • Size Label:  
    1 Gallon
  • Height:  
    12"
  • Width:  
    12-24"
  • Cold Tolerance:  
    25 to 30°F, -3.9 to -1.1°C
  • Heat Tolerance:  
    High heat tolerance
  • Light Requirement:  
    Looks best in some light shade inland to full sun in costal areas.
  • Water needs:  
    Drought tolerant
  • Maintenance:  
    Remove spent flower stalks if desired
  • Uses:  
    This plant works well in combination with other succulents in containers. It also can make a nice small-scale ground cover in well-drained soils. It is a good contrasting color plant to silver and green foliage in succulent, cactus and xeriscape plantings.
  • Propagation:  
    This plant is easily propagated from cuttings.
  • Problems:  
    Root rot in poor-draining soils in cool wet weather.
  • Special notes:  
    This plant grows in whorled rosettes of rounded cylindrical leaves. These are colored reddish bronze when the plant is under more stress from bright sun or cold weather. It resembles a larger, upright jelly bean plant (Sedum rubrotinctum var roseum). It blooms in spring with orange-colored flowers that resemble those of echevaria species.