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synonyms: Aeoniopsis cabulica, Dictyolimon macrorrhabdos
growth rate: slow
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: pink
main season: All Year
dry soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: to
Alpine biennial making flatish rosettes of leathery, bluish green mottled leaves with white veins. In its second year produces a stem bearing a spray of small pink flowers, after which the rosettes will die. Normally flowers in late spring. May produce offsets first.
Sharply drained, gritty soil in full sun.
Flowering stems may be cut off to encourage production of offsets.
From seed, offsets or leaf cuttings. Sometimes self seeds.
Alpine or rock gardens and containers.
pronounced: buh-kin-NICH-ee-uh ka-BUL-ee-kuh