What kind of succulent is this?





I bought this plant from a nursery and forgot to ask how to care for it, or even what plant it is.

Identification and care instructions would be great!
It is green/teal in the center and as the plants goes out it gets purple on the edges. Each petal is pointed. It rests flat on the soil; the plant measures about 2 inches across.
Thanks in advance


Drought Smart Plants reply;
Your plant is a gorgeous Echeveria of some kind - there are many different ones, all beautiful, and all charming. You can see more about how to grow Echeveria here. For general succulent care visit this page.

I'm sure that this will be the start of a fascinating new hobby for you; growing succulents is all consuming - when you find yourself surrounded by them, you'll know that you've joined the ranks of the truly obsessed - can't wait to see you there!

Best of luck with your new plant!
Jacki


See also these pages for more on Echeveria:

Echeveria

Echeveria List A-L

Echeveria List M-Z

Echeveria species

Echeveria hybrids

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