Plant Care Creeping Stonecrop

Creeping Stonecrop

4.5 out of 5 (11 experiences)

Creeping Stonecrop has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Creeping Stonecrop has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Two-Row Stonecrop, Two-Row Stonecrop, Dragon's Blood Stonecrop, Dragons blood and Caucasian Stonecrop

Taxonomy

Phedimus spurius
Phedimus
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Creeping Stonecrop

Water

How often to water your Creeping Stonecrop

Water needs for Creeping Stonecrop
0.5 cups
every 12

Creeping Stonecrop 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 Creeping Stonecrop

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Two-Row Stonecrop in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Creeping Stonecrop: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Creeping Stonecrop love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Creeping Stonecrop does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Creeping Stonecrop in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Creeping Stonecrop

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

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Care Summary for Creeping Stonecrop

Creeping Stonecrop

Creeping Stonecrop


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 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.

What other plant parents say

Creeping Stonecrop has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 7
Creeping Stonecrop has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 5
Creeping Stonecrop has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 3
Creeping Stonecrop has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 3
Creeping Stonecrop has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Creeping Stonecrop has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Blackberryjammer avatar
@Blackberryjammer
leaf-1 1 Plants
xp 32 XP
globe Fredericktown, Missouri
07/15/2021

its sick and adorable

Survivor Survivor
Fast grower Fast grower
Elephantplantlover30 avatar
@Elephantplantlover30
leaf-1 18 Plants
xp 210 XP
06/21/2021

Haven’t had any problems with this plant! Easy and low maintenance. Lush and full dangly foliage.

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Tracy avatar
@Tracy
leaf-1 9 Plants
xp 157 XP
globe Raleigh, North Carolina
06/10/2021

Loves the direct sun but not for too long. Need to water often if it’s hot outside.

Fast grower Fast grower
Cjsplanties avatar
@Cjsplanties
leaf-1 25 Plants
xp 823 XP
04/30/2021

No matter what I do this thing won’t die. Roots hold onto ALOT of water makes it super prone to fungus gnats. It will keep growing no matter what you do to it. It has continually given me fungus gnats.

Pest magnet Pest magnet
Browns easily Browns easily
Survivor Survivor
Greengracie16 avatar
@Greengracie16
leaf-1 1 Plants
xp 58 XP
globe Roseburg, Oregon
02/28/2021

One of my favorite plants, grows gorgeous and fast on any amount of water🖤

Fast grower Fast grower

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