|Scientific Name||Aeonium aboreum var. atropurpureum|
|Principal Common Name||Purple Crest Aeonium|
|Common Name(s)||Black Tree Aeonium|
|Description||A striking dark purple succulent which forms branched stems 3 feet tall. Rosettes are formed at the ends of the stems. Yellow flowers form long clusters in the summer.|
|General Comments||Winter Hardiness: 25-30Â° F|
|Height Range||2 - 3 FT|
|Spread Range||1 - 2 FT|
|Sunset Zones||15 : 16 : 17 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24|
|USDA Zones||9a : 9b : 10a : 10b : 11|
|Leaf Texture||Fleshy : Shiny : Thick|
|Ease of Growing||Average|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Light Shade : Full sun on coast - shade inland desert|
|Watering Preferences||Drought Tolerant : Sparse|
|Outstanding Features||Container Plant : Drought tolerant : Seaside tolerant|
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