-About Echeveria Cuspidate 'Menchaca'-
Echeveria Cuspidate 'Menchaca' is a stunning and rare succulent that resembles a cute little girl. The plant is known for its delicate pink leaves, which are covered with a white farina, and its red leaf tips. The small pink flowers bloom in spring and summer, making it an attractive addition to any collection.
-How to care for Echeveria Cuspidate 'Menchaca'-
Sun/Location: The Echeveria Cuspidate 'Menchaca' thrives in bright, indirect sunlight and can handle some partial shade. However, during the summer, it is crucial to avoid direct sunlight, as it can cause sunburn on its delicate leaves. The indoor succulent should be protected from frost during the winter months.
Soil/Pot: To prevent root rot, Echeveria Cuspidate 'Menchaca' requires well-draining soil. A cactus soil mix is an ideal option, and the planter pot should have enough drainage holes to allow excess water to escape. Repotting the plant every 2-3 years can refresh the soil and support healthy growth.
Watering: Echeveria Cuspidate 'Menchaca' is drought-tolerant, so it is only necessary to water it when the soil is completely dry. Over-watering can lead to root rot, so it is best to use the 'soak and dry' method of watering. This involves thoroughly watering the plant until water runs out of the bottom of the pot, and then allowing the soil to dry completely before watering again.
Primary color: green/blue
Secondary color: grey/pink
Bloom color: white
Cold hardiness: zone 9a-11b (from 20F to 50F)
Product format: 2" pot
Suitability: balcony, Window, Garden
Propagation: stem cutting, leaf, seed
Special characteristic: easy to propagate, pet safe