Pachyveria Haagei Cocoon Plant
(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
Pachyveria Haageiis succulent is commonly known as “Cocoon Plant.” This interesting plant has its origin in South Africa and belongs to the Crassulaceae family. Having lovely gray-green leaves, it is one of the easiest plants to grow. Pachyveria Haagei reaches 12 inches in height and enters dormancy in the summer months.
The growth rate of Cocoon plants is slow.
Pachyveria haagei blooms in the spring-summer season with eye-catching yellow color flowers.
Water and Feeding/Fertilizer
This houseplant needs regular watering in the summer season but in winter, reduce watering otherwise the plant will get damaged.
This variety needs free drainage compost to stay healthy.
Pachyveria haagei belongs to the hardiness zone of 10 to 11, with a frost tolerance of -5° C (23° F).
This succulent plant needs full sun exposure to grow. The cocoon plant loves to grow in a warm setting but some shade is required during hotter days. Good sunlight helps the leaves and flowers bloom better.
Cocoon plants can be propagated through cutting or soaking seeds. New plants can grow by orphaned leaves.
Pachyveria Haagei “Cocoon Plant” is as beautiful as other succulent plants. It needs less care and is easy to propagate.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Common Name||Cocoon plant|
|Frost Tolerance||-5° C.|
|Hardiness Zone||10 to 11|
|Scientific Name||Pachyveria haagei|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|