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Graptoveria ‘Bashful’

This succulent hybrid is stemless with thick leaves. As it grows, its rosettes form clumps that spread out. Its leaves are minty green, but turn pink when grown in lots of sun or when the weather turns cooler. Watch for white and yellow flowers in the spring.

Quick Look:

  • Partial sun to partial shade

  • Typical water needs for a succulent

  • Plant grows up to 5″ (13 cm) tall
    Plant grows up to 6″ (15 cm) wide

  • Zone 10a (Minimum 30° F | -1.1° C)

  • Not cold hardy

  • Propagation by stem cuttings

  • Generally non-toxic to people and pets

  • Summer Dormant

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Care and Propagation Information

General Care for Graptoveria ‘Bashful'

Graptoveria ‘Bashful' is a great addition to rock gardens or hanging baskets. As it grows, it spreads out as a small shrub.

Watering

Graptoveria ‘Bashful' has typical watering needs for a succulent. It's best to use the “soak and dry” method, and allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.

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Where to Plant

‘Bashful' is not cold hardy, so if you live in a zone that gets colder than 30° F (-1.1° C), it's best to plant this succulent in a container that can be brought indoors. It does well in partial sun, but can also be grown indoors.

If planting indoors, place in a room that gets a lot of sunlight, such as near a southern-facing window (if you're in the Northern Hemisphere).

How to Propagate Graptoveria ‘Bashful'

Graptoveria ‘Bashful' can be easily propagated from cuttings.

Cuttings

To propagate ‘Bashful' from cuttings, use a sharp, sterile knife or pair of scissors and cut a piece of the plant just above a leaf on the stem. Allow it to dry for a couple of days, and place in well-draining soil.