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Echeveria 'hoveyi'
Scientific Name: Echeveria 'hoveyi' Rose
Family: Crassulaceae
Echeveria  'hoveyi'
Echeveria hoveyi at Holly Gate Nursery showing only a small amount of markings
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 8,9,12-24
USDA: 10-11

Frost Tolerance: Avoid frost

Heat Tolerance: Light shade in Phoenix in summer

Sun Exposure: Light shade to full sun

Origin: Garden somatic mutant of E. 'Zahnii' which in turn is probably an hybrid involving Echeveria secunda.

Growth Habits: Clustering loose rosettes on short stems

Watering Needs: Plenty of water in spring and summer, little or none in winter. Needs good drainage


Also spelled 'hoveyii', this particular Echeveria is popular for its blotched or striped rosettes. This is a variation of E. 'Zahnii', and sometimes plain rosettes occur that should be removed.

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