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Aeonium 'Zwartkop,' aka Aeonium 'Schwarzkopf'

Aeonium 'Zwartkop,' aka Aeonium 'Schwarzkopf'Aeonium 'Zwartkop' also called Aeonium 'Schwarzkopf', goes by several common names, including “Black Rose” and “Large Purple Aeonium”. It is a remarkable succulent which forms clumps of 3-4 foot tall gray-brown stems that often branch near their base. The long, bare stems hold large terminal rosettes of very dark purple (seemingly black) leaves. Yellow star-shaped flowers that contrast well against the dark foliage form in long conical clusters from the center of the rosettes of mature older plants. Plant in a well drained soil in full sun near the coast to partial shade inland. This plant benefits from deep but infrequent watering.

Aeonium 'Zwartkop' is a cool and moderate weather growing species that becomes semi-dormant in summer and early fall when its foliage is darkest. Aeonium 'Zwartkop' needs to be protected from hard frost as it will freeze at below 28° F.

Aeonium 'Zwartkop' AKA Aeonium 'Schwarzkopf' comes from the Canary Islands. The origin of its name, either the Dutch "Zwartkop" or the German “Schwartzkopf” (or “Schwarzkopf” means “black head”. It is an excellent background plant to “frame” more structural companion plants to their advantage.



Aeonium 'Zwartkop'<br>Aeonium 'Schwarzkopf'<br>1 Gallon Plants
Aeonium 'Zwartkop'<br>Aeonium 'Schwarzkopf'<br>5 Gallon Plants
Aeonium 'Zwartkop'
Aeonium 'Schwarzkopf'
1 Gallon Plants


AeoZwa1GalPrice: $12.00
Sale Price: $6.00
Aeonium 'Zwartkop'
Aeonium 'Schwarzkopf'
5 Gallon Plants


AeoZwa5GalPrice: $24.50
Sale Price: $12.25



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WHAT IS CAUDEX SIZE?

You’ll notice we list and price cycads by their caudex size (diameter in inches). The caudex is a cycad’s woody, bulblike trunk. Caudex diameter is a good measure of a cycad's age. The chart below can give you a rough idea of how this translates to pot size.

Caudex Size
(Diameter)
Container Size
(Volume)
Up to 1 Inch 1-2 Gallon
1 Inch to 3 Inch 3-5 Gallon
3 Inches to 7 Inches 15 Gallon
7 Inches and Up 24 Inch Box


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