5 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Echeveria gibbiflora Overview
Echeveria gibbiflora is a large, perennial succulent species in the stonecrop family, Crassulaceae. Leaves are range in colour from blue-green to purple, pink or red colourations, they form a rosette of roughly 40cm across.
How to harvest Echeveria gibbiflora
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Echeveria gibbiflora
Can be propagated from leaves. Simply remove cleanly from the mother plant, let callus for a few days until the wound has closed and place on soil or in water and wait for roots to develop. Roots usually grow first to seek out water, followed by new leaves. This may take anywhere from a week to a few months and there is no need to water propagating succulents as they will glean all the nutrition and moisture they require from their mother leaf, which will shrivel up over time. The original leaf may be gently removed once it has dried up and become crispy in texture, only remove if it comes away easily otherwise you risk damaging the baby plant. crispy in texture, only remove if it comes away easily otherwise you risk damaging the baby plant.
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Other uses of Echeveria gibbiflora
This plant makes a lovely addition to rockery's and mixed containers.