Pachyphytum compactum

Native to Mexico, this beautiful compact succulent has silver-blue foliage, its succulent leaves have a chalky dusting. It is ideal as an ornamental plant in rock gardens in sunny positions.

Height: Grows to about 10cm tall.

Light: Full sun to partial shade

Water: Water during the summer and spring, making sure it has good drainage. Reduce water in the winter as excess water can damage the plant.

Flowers: Produces pink coloured flowers in spring.

Propagation: From stem or leaf cuttings during spring-autumn.

Care: Keep in either a pot or rock garden, in good quality, well-draining soil. Very low-maintenance plant in suitable growing conditions.


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