Plant Care Copper Pinwheel
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Copper Pinwheel

Also known as

Sunburst Aeonium and Aeonium 'Sunburst'

Taxonomy

Aeonium decorum 'Sunburst'
Aeonium
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Copper Pinwheel

Water

How often to water your Copper Pinwheel

Water needs for Copper Pinwheel
0.5 cups
every 9

Copper Pinwheel needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

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 Copper Pinwheel

Water 0.5 cups every
9

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.

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Finding light for Copper Pinwheel in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Copper Pinwheel: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Copper Pinwheel love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Copper Pinwheel does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Copper Pinwheel in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Copper Pinwheel

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

Care Summary for Copper Pinwheel

Copper Pinwheel

Copper Pinwheel


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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