Kiwi aeonium

Aeonium ‘Kiwi’

Description

Kiwi aeonium brings a delightful spectrum of rose, yellow and green foliage color into containers, hanging baskets, banks and raised planters. Delightfully arranged rosettes of leaves create pleasing interest on this small mounding succulent. Over time, this cultivar mounds 2-3 ft. tall and as wide; light yellow flowers occur in summer.

Kiwi aeonium adds to the list of plants that provide rich year around color with its foliage. Most people think of flowers bringing color to the garden, however, succulents such as this remind us of the diversity of plants and the many ways they bring interest to a variety of situations. Kiwi aeonium is a good selection for hanging baskets, patio pots, spilling over walls, rock gardens and small spaces.

Plant Type: Succulent
Foliage Character: Evergreen
Habit: Mounding, Compact
Growth Rate: Slow
Foliage Color: Yellow foliage variegation
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Season: Summer
Soil Adaptations: Well-draining soil
Exposure Adaptations: Morning sun, All day sun, Partial sun
Function: Rock gardens, Raised planters, Near pools and water features, Container plant, Borders
Height: 2 ft. – 3 ft.
Width: 1 ft. – 2 ft.