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Pachyphytum oviferum - Moonstones Succulent

Pachyphytum oviferum is an eye catching succulent. The rounded white leaves have a rosy blush that is more prominent in a setting with more sunlight. The Moonstones Succulent will grow in full sun near the coast but would prefer some protection for inland gardens. Pachyphytum oviferum grows 8-12" tall. The Moonstones Succulent has a slender stalk of white flowers with red centers in the Winter and early Spring. Pachyphytum oviferum is native to the mountains of Mexico. The Moonstones Succulent requires decent drainage. Pachyphytum oviferum survive some frost, significant time below 28-30°F will cause severe foliage damage.

Pachyphytum oviferum, Moonstones Succulent

Pink blushed silver succulent foliage of Pachyphytum oviferum - Moonstones Succulent. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.

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Pachyphytum oviferum