A succulent plant with rosettes of fleshy colourful leaves, native to warm regions of America and popular as pot plants.
- Genus Echeveria, family Crassulaceae: numerous species and cultivars.
- Echeverias are polycarpic, meaning that they may flower and set seed many times over the course of their lifetimes.
- This chocolate coloured echeveria lives in a pot on the house decking.
Modern Latin, named after Anastasio Echeveri or Echeverría, 19th-century Mexican botanical illustrator.
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