Echeveria Red Prince
Common Name: Echeveria Red lotus, Echeveria Rosette
Botanical Name: Echeveria ‘Red Prince’
Other names: Echeveria ‘Red Prince’
Origin: Central America, Mexico, South America
Echeveria ‘Red Prince’, best known for its beautiful, vibrant & exotic vibe, is a lovely fit for any type of indoor garden. As with many other indoor plants, the Red Prince does not require extensive maintenance. With just little care & watering this plant will thrive easily. The burgundy-red leaves having a mat-like finish are attractive & charming beyond imagination. And that is not all - it becomes even more attractive during late spring, when it blooms beautiful bell-shaped orange flowers. This hybrid succulent is simple a delight to every eye.
Growth Habits: Up to 15 cms high
Soil Requirement: Sandy, Cocopeat, well drained
Watering Schedule: Once a week as per the weather conditions. Plant will demand more water in hot conditions.
Light condition: Full or partial sunlight for 4 – 6 hours a day
Ideal Temperature: Anywhere between 18 - 32 degree Celsius
Repotting instructions: This plant hardly needs any repotting but whenever required you can easily repot the plant with fresh soil or large container having proper drainage.
Suitable Locations: Rock gardens, shaded Balcony, bedroom, windowsill, tabletop, vertical garden, etc.
• Avoid keeping this plant outside during rainy season and also during the days of extreme heat or extreme cold. • Always use pots with proper drainage hole. Excess water can damage the plant in a very short time. Never let your succulents sit in water. • Water only when the soil is dry to touch. Do no put or sprinkle water on leaves of this plant as it may cause damage. • You can keep this plant indoor, but it will not grow quite as well due to its high requirement for sunlight. They need substantial amount of light to thrive.