Echeveria Setosa Var. Ciliata

  • Echeveria Setosa Var. Ciliata is an ornamental succulent plant with many offsets. The plant covers itself with soft harmless white hair. Leaves green, obovatae-cuneate, with lower margins straight to incurved, obtuse and mucronate. It can grow up to 6 inches in diameter in a rosette form. 

    When it flowers you can expect red flowers with yellow tips. 

    All of the plants will be shipped bare root.
  • It grows well in a well-drained succulent mix, with an ideal pH around 6.0 (slightly acidic) or an equal part sharp sand with an all-purpose potting mix.

    It thrives best in full sun to light shade. In order to develop their foliage color, you should place Echeveria Setosa Var. Ciliata somewhere is a warm, sunny with well-drained soil.  In the indoor and east or west-facing window where it can receive four to six hours of sunlight is ideal.

    The watering method is very important to keep your Ciliata healthy. It should not sit on the water, and an excess amount of water should be avoided. Water Echeveria plants regularly during the summer and spring. You should water your plants thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Wait until the soil has dried out completely before watering your Echeveria, and then give it a good watering, letting the water stream through the drainage holes of the pot.

    Generally non-toxic to humans and animals.
  • USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 °C (25 °F)

    USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 °C (30 °F)

    USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)

  • Your plant will be meticulously bubblewrapped and shipped in a sturdy box. Most 2" plants are shipped in their original plastic pot with soil. Fragile and big 4" plants are shipped bareroot to ensure their safety. When opening your package, some soil may be loose in the box. Plant orders are shipped within 3-5 days depending on availability of the plant. We ship our plants Monday through Friday, all twelve months of the year! If you need your order urgently, please message us so we can upgrade your shipping (additional cost applied). Here is our blog about the shipping process and packaging. We do not ship outside of the continental United States.

    *** All of our packages are sterilized before leaving the door.
  • We only ship out beautiful, healthy plants! Please track your package and open it immediately upon arrival. If you receive your package and are not satisfied, please message us immediately. Fragile plants such as bearpaw, baby toe, etc. may break or loose a few of their leaves during transport. Please contact us for replacements if your plants are severely damaged. We'll try our best to accommodate you. Plants may be slightly larger or smaller than the pot they are grown in, depending on availability or time of year.
  • Provide porous soil with adequate drainage, pots with drainage hole are recommended. Bright, filtered light and ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Never let your succulents sit in water. Do NOT water on the leaves. If you water from beneath by letting the plant sit in a saucer of water, make sure to pour off any excess water after a few minutes. The hotter it is outside, the faster your soil will dry out, so you’ll need to water more often if you live in a hot area. Water with caution in winter, as the plant can lose its roots if the soil stays cold and wet for extended periods; protect from frost to prevent scarring.