Scientific Name: Echeveria 'Ben Badis'
Color primary: light green
color secondary: red
Seasonality: Spring / Fall
Maxium Rosette size:
Light conditions: Enough light
Soil mix: Well drainage soil
Water: Watering when the soil is totally dry.Keep the soil a little wet in growing season.Stop watering when the temperature is below 5 ℃.
Echeveria 'Ben Badis' is a hybrid of E. purpusorum and E. derenbergii.The traits combine the characteristics of these two.The leaves' shape looks like short key.The leaves are thick.The keels of the leaf back are obvious.Similar to E. purpusoru,the top of 'Ben Badis's leaves are easy to turn red.The background color of the leaves is light green, but once it grows well,the leaves tend to turn red from the tip of the leaf,the edge of the leaf and the back of the keel.And the background color of the leaves is not simply light green,it will change just like the leaf color of E. purpusoru.
How to grow and care
When growing Sedums,keep in mind that this plants need very little attention or care.They will thrive in conditions that many other plants thrive in.Well drainage soil is fine for it to grow.Give it enough sunlight and water it when the soil is totally dry.Keep the soil a little wet in growing season.Stop watering when the temperature is below 5 ℃.'Ben Batis' is still a reproductive expert, and it is easy to burst a bunch of lateral buds at the bottom to form a group state.