Aeonium atropurpureum

Aeonium atropurpureum growing succulent of the genus Aeonium also known as Aeonium arboretum atropurpureum, Aeonium atropurpureum perennial evergreen or deciduous used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics or tropics climate.

Leaves color can red-purple with green or yellow in the inner part of the rosettes, leaves grow in rosettes shape, the shape obovate to spoon shape.

Aeonium atropurpureum flower

Flower color yellow, the flowers grow on inflorescence in the end of the stems in open cluster.

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Requirements for Aeonium atropurpureum growing and care:

Can survive frost but better without, well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
Yes (if you want to have the same as the parents)

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Recommended planting season?
Spring / Summer

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Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Old leaves, and can cut the top of the branch to branching the plant

Size of the plant?
0.3-1 m

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full sun / Half shade / Full shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Yes, with a lot of light

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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General information about the flower:
Yellow flowers grow on inflorescence in the end of the stems in open cluster.

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