Plant Care Flat-Topped Aeonium

Flat-Topped Aeonium

Also known as

Dinner Plate Plant and Saucer Plant

Taxonomy

Aeonium tabulaeforme
Aeonium
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Flat-Topped Aeonium

Water

How often to water your Flat-Topped Aeonium

Water needs for Flat-Topped Aeonium
0.5 cups
every 12

Flat-Topped Aeonium needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Baltimore, Maryland.

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 Flat-Topped Aeonium

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 Flat-Topped Aeonium in Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland

47% Low

Growing Flat-Topped Aeonium in Baltimore right now

Light needs for plant Flat-Topped Aeonium in Baltimore, Maryland

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

November 26th, 2021

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

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

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Light needs for plant Flat-Topped Aeonium in Baltimore, Maryland

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 30.2% ☀️

November 26th, 2021

Baltimore is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Baltimore is expected to decrease by 30.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.3 megajoules of energy per m2

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Light needs for plant Flat-Topped Aeonium in Baltimore, Maryland

Daylight will decrease by 1.2 hours 📉

November 25th, 2021

This month, Baltimore is getting an average of 8.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 11.6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.3 total hours of da…

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Finding light for Flat-Topped Aeonium in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Flat-Topped Aeonium: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Flat-Topped Aeonium 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 Baltimore, Maryland ⛅.

Flat-Topped Aeonium does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Flat-Topped Aeonium

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Flat-Topped Aeonium: 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 Flat-Topped Aeonium after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Flat-Topped Aeonium

Nutrient needs for plant Flat-Topped Aeonium in Baltimore, Maryland

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

November 21st, 2021

The growing potential in Baltimore 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 t…

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Care Summary for Flat-Topped Aeonium

Flat-Topped Aeonium

Flat-Topped Aeonium


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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