Plant Care Bob Echeveria

Bob Echeveria

About Bob Echeveria

There are hundreds of plants belonging to the Echeveria genus, each with its own unique colors and patterns.The wild species are native to Central America and were named after the botanical illustrator Atanasio Echeverría y Godoy. They're super easy to grow as long as they get lots of sunlight. ☀️ They can be easily propagated by stem or leaf, making it easy to catch 'em all!

Taxonomy

Echeveria 'Bob'
Echeveria
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Bob Echeveria

Water

How often to water your Bob Echeveria

Water needs for Bob Echeveria
0.5 cups
every 12

Bob Echeveria needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Westerville, Ohio.

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 Bob Echeveria

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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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 Bob Echeveria in Westerville, Ohio

Westerville, Ohio

29% Very Low

Growing Bob Echeveria in Westerville right now

Light needs for plant Bob Echeveria in Westerville, Ohio

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 2nd, 2023

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

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

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Light needs for plant Bob Echeveria in Westerville, Ohio

Sunlight will increase by 40% ☀️

February 1st, 2023

Westerville is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Westerville is expected to increase by 40% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.6 megajoules of energy per…

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Light needs for plant Bob Echeveria in Westerville, Ohio

Daylight will increase by 1.2 hours 📈

February 3rd, 2023

This month, Westerville is getting an average of 5.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 12.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.6 total hours of…

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Finding light for Bob Echeveria in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Bob Echeveria: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Bob Echeveria 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 Westerville, Ohio ⛅.

Bob Echeveria does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Bob Echeveria

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

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Care Summary for Bob Echeveria

Bob Echeveria

Bob Echeveria


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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