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Aeonium castello-paivae

Aeonium castello-paivae (Aeonium castello-paivae)

is a frost hardy perennial evergreen succulent with white flowers. It grows well in semi-shade and direct sun, and prefers low levels of water. It has high drought tolerance. This succulent has all year round interest.


Aeonium castello-paivae grows in soils ranging from a pH of 5.5 (very acidic ranges from 5.2 to 5.5) to 8 (slightly alkaline ranges from 7.6 to 8). It is adapted to clay, clay loam, loam, loamy sand, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils.


This is a rounded plant and has a mat forming growth form, and has an ultimate height of 0.3m / 11.8in and spread of 1m / 3.3ft.


It has green leaves. They are acuminate in shape.


Attractive foliage, city courtyard garden, container plant, drought resistant, gravel, ground cover and rock garden.

-4°C / 24.8F 5.5 to 8 0.3m / 11.8in 1m / 3.3ft
Scientific classifications [Edit]
Genus ? Aeonium
Specific epithet ? castello-paivae
Common names
Aeonium castello-paivae (Ireland)
IPNI details on Aeonium castello-paivae
References [edit] ?

Plant added by Breezly (Ireland) - Add as friend

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