How to tell the difference between Echeveria ‘Black Knight’ & ‘Black Prince’

Echeveria affinis ‘Black Knight’ and Echeveria ‘Black Prince’ are some very popular succulents right now. Their deep, moody color is a nice contrast to the bright greens and blues that we commonly see in succulent collections. A lot of times, I see these two getting confused and found myself getting the two mixed up as well. Here they are side by side for reference so we can quickly tell the difference between the two.

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Knight

NARROW TUBULAR leaves that come to a sharp point.

DARKER in color. Leaves literally look black.

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Prince

WIDE TRIANGULAR leaves

LIGHTER in color. Almost has a deep, dark reddish brown tone.

Both of these beauties can be purchased from Succulents Box by clicking on the images above or below! 

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