Plant Care Barberton Senecio

Barberton Senecio

4.7 out of 5 (20 experiences)

Barberton Senecio has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Barberton Senecio has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Succulent Bush Senecio and Senecio barbertonicus


Kleinia barbertonica

How to care for Barberton Senecio


How often to water your Barberton Senecio

Water needs for Barberton Senecio
0.5 cups
every 9

Barberton Senecio needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Denver, Colorado.

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 Barberton Senecio

Water 0.5 cups every

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

Plant care guide for Barberton Senecio in Denver, Colorado

Denver, Colorado

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Finding light for Barberton Senecio in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Barberton Senecio: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Barberton Senecio 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 Denver, Colorado ⛅.

Barberton Senecio does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Barberton Senecio

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Barberton Senecio: 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 Barberton Senecio after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Barberton Senecio

Barberton Senecio

Barberton Senecio

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Barberton Senecio has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 9
Barberton Senecio has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 8
Barberton Senecio has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 5
Barberton Senecio has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 2
Barberton Senecio has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Barberton Senecio has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
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leaf-1 1 Plants
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globe Menomonie, WI

Your succulent will definitely not need to be watered everyday. Succulents are such pretty plants!! I recommend a succulent if you are new to taking care of plants. This app will help you make sure you water your plant. Have fun with your plants!!! 😊

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leaf-1 3 Plants
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I am propagating now!

Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
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globe Vallejo, CA

I got this lil guy from the .99 store and he was flopped over and i thought thats just how he was gnna look, little did i know after a new pot and some water he props right back up! Handsome fello

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globe Pictou, Nova Scotia

Easy to take care of

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