A common, yet absolutely stunning succulent that has gorgeous dark brown/purple leaves that turn darker with more sun exposure, the centre of the plant and new shoots will emerge bright green and fade darker with maturity.
Current Pot Size: 70mm, 100mm
Synonyms: Black hen and chicks
Light: Full to Part Sun - Categories 1-2 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Well draining, moisture retaining - Soil type x (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season (please see our blog on plant food)
Watering: Don't over water, they like to dry out between waterings.
Maintenance: Trim back to make the plant even bushier. If stem stretches and leaves are spread out it is an indicator that the plant is not receiving enough light.