Aeonium arboreum 'Zwartkop'

Aeonium arboreum 'Zwartkop' ("Black Rose Aeonium")

Flower: yellow

Foliage Color: Burgundy-black

Size: 4'H x 3'W

Use: Landscape or Container

Hardiness: 32°F

Light Requirements: full sun or partial shade

Rosette Diameter: up to 10"W

Propagation: Cuttings an inch of basal stem below rosette

Family: Crassulaceae

Notes: This aeonium is a very dark selection of Aeonium arboreum with tall, smooth stems and leaves clustered in a large rosette clustered at the tip each of the stems. It does well in coastal areas and prefers well-draining soil.