Plant Care Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

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Taxonomy

Aeonium 'Lily Pad'
Aeonium
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

Water

How often to water your Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

Water needs for Aeonium 'Lily Pad'
0.5 cups
every 12

Aeonium 'Lily Pad' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Chicago, Illinois.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Aeonium 'Lily Pad' in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois

27% Very Low

Growing Aeonium 'Lily Pad' in Chicago right now

Light needs for plant Aeonium 'Lily Pad' in Chicago, Illinois

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 22nd, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Chicago is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Aeonium 'Lily Pad' in Chicago, Illinois

Sunlight will increase by 30% ☀️

January 21st, 2022

Chicago is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Chicago is expected to increase by 30% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.8 megajoules of energy per m2 per …

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Light needs for plant Aeonium 'Lily Pad' in Chicago, Illinois

Daylight will increase by 0.8 hours 📈

January 21st, 2022

This month, Chicago is getting an average of 6.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 9.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.9 total hours of dayli…

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Finding light for Aeonium 'Lily Pad' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Aeonium 'Lily Pad': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Aeonium 'Lily Pad' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Chicago, Illinois ⛅.

Aeonium 'Lily Pad' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Aeonium 'Lily Pad': repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Aeonium 'Lily Pad' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

Nutrient needs for plant Aeonium 'Lily Pad' in Chicago, Illinois

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

January 21st, 2022

The growing potential in Chicago is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to …

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Care Summary for Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

Aeonium 'Lily Pad'

Aeonium 'Lily Pad'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Chicago, Illinois, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Kenziestar avatar
@Kenziestar
leaf-1 3 Plants
xp 93 XP
globe Aberdeen, Washington
07/10/2021

This is my first plant, like ever. It was recommended by the guy at the nursery. I recommend doing your own research before getting a little gal like this. Lily is definitely cute, but can be hard to take care of. She needs up to 6 hours of sunlight, only water every 5 days, and she can easily brown or die if left in the sun for so long.

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