Plant Care Copper Pinwheel

Copper Pinwheel

5.0 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Copper Pinwheel has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Copper Pinwheel has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Sunburst Aeonium and Aeonium 'Sunburst'


Aeonium 'Sunburst'

How to care for Copper Pinwheel


How often to water your Copper Pinwheel

Water needs for Copper Pinwheel
0.5 cups
every 12

Copper Pinwheel needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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


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.

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Care Summary for Copper Pinwheel

Copper Pinwheel

Copper Pinwheel

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Copper Pinwheel has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Copper Pinwheel has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Copper Pinwheel has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Copper Pinwheel has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 2
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Love this one. Has lots of babies gorgeous stress color

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily

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