-About Echeveria The Next Gardener Santorini-
Echeveria The Next Gardener 'Santorini' is an exclusive branded product of The Next Gardener. It is a stunning hybrid plant with a compact rosette form, growing up to 6 inches in diameter. The plant has thick, fleshy leaves that are spoon-shaped, forming a tight rosette that gives the plant its unique appearance. The light green Echeveria 'Santorini' leaves are a soft, powdery texture that gives this cutie a velvety feel. As the plant matures, the leaves become darker, with reddish-pink edges that add to its visual appeal. When exposed to direct sunlight, the leaves of Echeveria 'Santorini' turn a beautiful shade of pink, making it an excellent plant for outdoor spaces. The pink or orange tubular flowers appear in a cluster at the top of the stalk, adding to the plant's visual appeal.
-How to care for Echeveria The Next Gardener Santorini-
Sun/Location: Echeveria The Next Gardener 'Santorini' prefers full sunshine to partial shade. It prefers at least 4-6 sunlight hours one day to develop its optimal shape and color. In areas with intense sunlight, it's best to provide a shade net during the hottest parts of the day to prevent sunburn. Protect the plant from frost and extreme temperature fluctuations, preventing the leaf from dropping. In areas with cold winters, it's best to move this cutie indoors to thrive in under
Soil/Pot: Echeveria The Next Gardener 'Santorini' prefers well-draining soil that evaporates moisture smoothly. It is adaptable to blend coarse sand, and perlite, into the potting soil at a 1:1:1 ratio. Blend some peat moss or coconut coir to improve moisture retention. Repot in warm spring or early summer when the plant is actively growing. Gently move this cutie from its original planter pot and use sharp, sterile scissors to trim any circling or damaged roots to stimulate healthy growth.
Watering: Water Echeveria The Next Gardener 'Santorini' in the morning, as this allows the leaves to dry off before the cooler evening temperatures set in, preventing fungal growth and other moisture-related problems. The soak-and-dry method is recommendable. After watering, allow the excess water to drain out of the pot before placing the plant back in its normal location.
Humidity: Echeveria The Next Gardener 'Santorini' is adapted to dry environments and doesn't require high humidity levels. It can tolerate average indoor humidity levels, but it's best to avoid placing the plant in a humid location, such as a bathroom.
Temperature: Echeveria The Next Gardener 'Santorini' prefers warm temperatures between 65°F to 85°F (18°C to 29°C). Protect the plant from extreme temperature fluctuations and drafts, stressing this cutie and making leaves drop.
Primary color: Green
Secondary color: Red
Cold hardiness: Zone 9a-11b(From 20F to 50F)
Product format: 2" pot
Suitability: Balcony, Window, Rock Garden, Container, Terrariums
Propagation: Leaf, Cutting, Beheading
Special characteristics: Easy to propagate, Low maintenance, Pet Safe