The Echeveria derenbergii

Say hello to the Echeveria derenbergii, a perennial herb that's as charming as it is resilient. Known affectionately as the 'Painted Lady', this plant is a true gem in the world of indoor greenery.

Echeveria derenbergii

Partial To Full Sun

Can handle a mix of direct and bright light throughout the day.

Very Low Water Needs

Thrives in dry conditions (once every two weeks), rarely needs watering.

Prefers Loamy or Sandy Soils

Best in loamy or sandy soils. Rocky soil may pose moderate challenges.

Highly Adaptable Soil pH

Suitable for all pH environments, from acidic to alkaline.

Safe For Humans

No known toxic effects.

Safe for Pets

No known safety risks to pets and livestock.


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About Echeveria derenbergii

The Painted Lady stands at a petite 3-4 inches in height and width, making it a perfect addition to any indoor planter. Its leaves are a striking mix of sapphire, gunmetal, lime, and maroon, while its flowers bloom in vivid shades of amber and crimson during the vernal and frosty seasons.

Did you know that the Painted Lady is a favorite among nectar-feeding birds? So, if you're looking to attract some feathered friends, this plant might just do the trick!

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Our design recommendations

The Painted Lady is ideal for group planting, adding a pop of color and texture to any indoor space. Its water-retaining properties also make it a low-maintenance choice for those who don't have a green thumb. This plant thrives in planters and indoor greenery. So, whether you're looking to spruce up your living room or add some life to your office, the Painted Lady is a great choice.