Graptopetalum filiferum (Watson) Whitehead

A graptopetalum with attractive hairs that is very difficult in cultivation. Reproduces itself with many suckers

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Basic Data

Section

Graptopetalum

Diameter

up to 7cm

Inflorescence

20cm

Flower Color

beige with purple tips

Flowering Time

February

Reproduction

seed

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Natural Location

Occurrence

Chihuahua, Durango, Sinaloa

 

North-facing slopes in shady canyons, together with Agave vilmoriniana, in rock crevices, 240m (700 ft.) above seal level


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Horticulture Summer

Exposition

half shady

Watering

plenty


Horticulture Winter

Temperature

keep over 12C / 54F

Soil

keep moderately moist