Aichryson Laxum. Also known as Tree of Love, this succulent is a bit different looking. It resembles a tiny tree, hence its nickname.
Correspondingly, is there a succulent tree?
The leaves of this succulent look like echeveria, but may not be. The green florette whorls are atop woody, scaly stems. They are extremely drought tolerant, and are similar to Echeveria, but with a whole set of their own specific requirements. …
Thereof, how do you find out what kind of succulent I have?
Here are some of the plant characteristics to look for when identifying succulents:
- Leaf – shape, size and thickness.
- Color – of leaves, flowers or stems.
- Markings or bumps on the leaves.
- Flower – shape, color, number of blooms and petals.
- Stem – color, texture, length.
- Ciliate hairs.
- Epicuticular wax.
- Spikes, spines or smooth.
What is Graptosedum?
Graptosedum is a classic that’s fun and easy to grow. Yes, the name sounds like grapes, but this succulent actually resembles Echeveria. Graptosedum’s compact leaves spiral around the stem and create rosettes at the top. It comes in a wide array of hues from purple to orange to white.
Most people don’t think that succulents can grow tall. But, you would be surprised to learn that there are many varieties that can grow up to enormous heights. … This is different to succulents that stretch out to find more sunlight. These can become quite leggy and elongated.
Echeveria can often be recognized by its gorgeous rosette-shaped with striking plump, spoon-like leaves. They usually have pointy tip but the edges of the leaf are smooth. Echeveria are polycarpic plant, meaning they bloom every year.
The most common type of plant used in bonsai are woody-stemmed trees or shrubs, but succulents are becoming a more popular choice for bonsai lovers.
There are a wide variety of succulents and some of them do well indoors and some do well outdoors. A lot can depend on where you live and what the climate is like. Remember that succulents do not want a lot of moisture and will likely not thrive as well in very humid areas as they will in dry, hot and arid climates.
Succulents symbolize enduring and timeless love for they are tenacious plants that store water in their thick leaves and stems.