Aeonium 'Zwartkop' Aeonium 'Zwartkop'

aeonium 'Zwartkop'


A succulent evergreen perennial of open habit, with rosettes of deep blackish-purple leaves, and large panicles of small, starry, bright yellow flowers in early spring

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      aeonium 'Zwartkop'

    • Common names

      Aeonium arboreum 'Arnold Schwarzkopff', Aeonium arboreum 'Zwartkop'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      1-1.5 metres

    • Spread

      1-1.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    No pruning required

  • bambooSoil

    Sand, SoilLoam

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Architectural Coastal City & Courtyard Gardens Sub-tropical Mediterranean Climate Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed sown at 19-24°C in spring or by cuttings of rosettes kept at 18°C and barely moist until rooted

  • insectPests

    Can get aphids and mealybugs

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease free