They stay small, are easy to care for and have a beautiful rose-like form. Echeveria is easily my favorite succulent. I gravitate toward the blue types like 'Perle von Nurnberg' and any with unusual leaves, like those of 'Topsy Turvy' a spontaneous mutation of E runyonii.
|Echeveria 'Perle Von Nurnberg'|
Whether you're new to the genus or just want a reference of the many cultivars and hybrids, Echeveria Cultivars is a great book to add to your library.