succulent, perennial

Aeonium arboretum | Aeonium

An easy to grow succulent that is a prime choice along the coast. Provide with afternoon shade in warm inland regions. Not overly tolerant to cold, container culture is a good option to enable moving it to a sheltered location before winter frosts. Many selections are available. See 'Zwartkop', which is described in this database. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 30F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 3 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: yellow

Flower Season: spring, summer