OK
In progress indicator

Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs' (Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs')

Intermediate
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.2m
Max height
0.35m
Max spread
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs'

Other names

Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs'

Genus

Dyckia Dyckia

Variety or Cultivar

'Morris Hobbs' _ 'Morris Hobbs' is a tender evergreen plant with rosettes of dark grey-green, linear leaves, sometimes bronze-tinted, with spiny margins. In late spring or summer, it bears branching sprays of orange flowers on tall stems


Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs' is: Evergreen

Habit

Rosette

Flower

Orange in Summer

Foliage

Flushed bronze, Green, Grey in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

General care

Propagation methods

Division, Offsets


Sign up for your FREE ACCOUNT today or login to receive detailed monthly care instructions

Where to grow

Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs' (Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.35m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

City, Conservatory, Containers, Drought Tolerant, Gravel, Greenhouse

Cultivation

Plant in sharply draining soil and position in a sunny, sheltered spot. Frost tender so over winter indoors or grow under glass. Water moderately whilst in growth only.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Tender in frost (H3)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs'

Other names

Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs'

Genus

Dyckia Dyckia

Variety or Cultivar

'Morris Hobbs' _ 'Morris Hobbs' is a tender evergreen plant with rosettes of dark grey-green, linear leaves, sometimes bronze-tinted, with spiny margins. In late spring or summer, it bears branching sprays of orange flowers on tall stems

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Rosette


Colour

Flower

Orange in Summer

Foliage

Flushed bronze, Green, Grey in All seasons

General care

Propagation methods

Division, Offsets


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs' (Dyckia 'Morris Hobbs') will reach a height of 0.2m and a spread of 0.35m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

City, Conservatory, Containers, Drought Tolerant, Gravel, Greenhouse

Cultivation

Plant in sharply draining soil and position in a sunny, sheltered spot. Frost tender so over winter indoors or grow under glass. Water moderately whilst in growth only.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Tender in frost (H3)

USDA zones

Zone 11, Zone 10, Zone 9

In order to add a note on this plant, please add this plant to your plant lists.

In progress indicator
Full size image
In progress indicator
Caption

Caption

Cancel and close this form
In progress indicator
This plant likes... Garden match
Soil types: Loamy, Sandy Tell us...
Soil drainage: Well-drained Tell us...
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral Tell us...
Light: Full Sun Tell us...
Aspect: South, East, West Tell us...
Exposure: Exposed Tell us...
Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3) Tell us...

Report content or feedback to Shoot

To add ? to your lists,
login to your account or subscribe.

Find out more about plant lists here

or Login


To check if this plant is suitable for your garden first login to your account or subscribe.

or Login

In progress indicator
Note

Note

You are adding a note to: ?

Cancel