Although it was composed of flowers, the stand was monumental edifice, complete with huge bells constructed with echeverias
Besides, in Portland at least, where the walnut-and-stainless-steel boxes are built, seasons can be mercurial, so go on--plant some echeverias
and sedums to bring a little bit of summer inside.
Hen and chickens (Sempervivums), echeverias
, and a dainty stonecrop grow in cactus mix in a 4 1/2-inch-deep trough, above.
Expert tip: Once you own echeverias
, you will get even more of them for free as the mother plant produces offsets to form ever-enlarging clumps.
Other kin include aeoniums, kalanchoes, dudleyas and echeverias
He even makes a nod to Giannandrea's native Scotland: Along a roadside bank, a dry-stacked stone wall juts like a rocky coast into a sea of echeverias
TROPICAL PLANTS Aeoniums and echeverias
add tropical heat, on little water.
Mediterranean plants, ornamental grasses and succulents like aeoniums and echeverias
In beds around Anton and Jennifer's patio, Joe planted purple echeverias
, orange 'Sticks on Fire', and cool blue aloes.
That's how Arree Thongthiraj describes her container creations, which pair small, shapely Crassulas and Echeverias
with pieces of frosted-glass tile or stone.
, and sempervivums form rosettes; agaves and aloes have fleshy, pointed leaves that give them a fountain shape.
Succulent plants such as agaves, aloes, Sand echeverias
are often associated with heat-loving landscapes.