Aeonium Kiwi

Aeonium haworthii ‘Kiwi’

Aeonium

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
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Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Aeonium haworthii 'Kiwi'
  • Common name: Aeonium
  • Family: Crassulaceae
  • Plant Type: Cactus or succulent, Conservatory, Houseplant, Perennial, Evergreen
Flower colour:

Yellow

Foliage colour:

Variegation

Aeoniums are natives of Madeira, the Canary Islands and North Africa, so therefore need winter protection when grown in Britain. Aeoniums make excellent summer bedding plants, and look particularly good in terracotta pots.

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Aeonium ‘Kiwi’ is a compact cultivar with succulent yellow-green leaves edged with red. It’s best grown in a container, allowing it to be moved indoors in the winter, or it can be grown as a houseplant. If grown indoors, grow in a bright spot out of direct sunlight. Placed outdoors in the summer months, it can be grown in full sun or partial shade. Pyramidal clusters of pale yellow flowers are produced in summer. Grow Aeonium ‘Kiwi’ in a well-drained soil, and don’t let it get waterlogged.

How to grow Aeonium 'Kiwi'

  • Plant size

    30cm height

    30cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, east facing, west facing

  • Sun exposure: Dappled shade, full sun
  • Hardiness: Tender
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Take cuttings
Take cuttings

Do not Take cuttings in January

Do not Take cuttings in February

Do not Take cuttings in March

Do Take cuttings in April

Do Take cuttings in May

Do Take cuttings in June

Do Take cuttings in July

Do Take cuttings in August

Do Take cuttings in September

Do not Take cuttings in October

Do not Take cuttings in November

Do not Take cuttings in December

Aeonium 'Kiwi' and wildlife

Aeonium 'Kiwi' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Aeonium 'Kiwi' poisonous?

Aeonium 'Kiwi' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

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