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Aeonium urbicum

Aeonium urbicum

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

75cm

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Aeonium urbicum, habit. W Tenerife, Teno mountains, valley S of Santiago del Teide, W of Tamaimo, open shrubland, ca. 600 m above sea level.
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Aeonium urbicum Overview

Also known as Aeonium retusum, this plant forms large 50cm wide rosettes on single stems which are up to 75 cms tall. The rosettes are formed of almost completely rounded, spatula-shaped leaves, which often have reddish outer margins. Flowers are panicles of green-white or pink.

Common problems with Aeonium urbicum

How to propagate Aeonium urbicum

Cuttings

Propagation is by seed in summer or, for the branching species, by stem cuttings in spring or summer.

Seed

Other uses of Aeonium urbicum

Grown for its form, foliage and flowers.