About the Echeveria 'Black Crystal'/ Echeveria 'Amethyst'
Echeveria 'Black Crystal' belongs to the Echeveria Agavoides family, featuring distinct triangular leaves with a thick texture. In its prime state, it displays an overall purple color with a black-set leaf center and red spots during the coloring period. In standard conditions, the plant appears green. It produces purple flowers in spring and summer.
How to Care for Echeveria 'Black Crystal'/ Echeveria 'Amethyst'
Sunlight: Echeveria 'Black Crystal' prefers abundant sunlight. During spring and autumn, outdoor care is ideal. For indoor care, provide at least 8 hours of indirect light or 12 hours of plant growth light for color enhancement.
Temperature: Echeveria 'Black Crystal' can tolerate temperatures between 40-95°F. Protect it from cold temperatures below 40°F.
Watering: Follow the "Soak and Dry" watering rule.
Soil and Pot: Echeveria 'Black Crystal' thrives in well-draining soil. Use a mix of 30% potting soil and 70% perlite.
Primary color: green
Secondary color: purple; red; black
Bloom color: purple
Cold hardiness: Zone 9a to 11b (from 20F to 50F )
Product format: rooted in a 2-inch nursery pot
Suitability: balcony, window, garden
Propagation: leaf cutting