Plant Care Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

About Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

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 'Dutchess of Nuremberg'
Echeveria
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

💦 Water

How often to water your Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

Water needs for Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'
0.5 cups
every 12

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' 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 Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

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

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💡 FAQs
💦 Water Needs

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' thrives in dry soil and should be watered sparingly. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

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Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' Root Rot →


☀️ Sunlight Needs

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' requires abundant, bright and direct light. Place it less than one foot from a window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.

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🐶 🐈 👶 Toxicity

Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.

If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.


💨 Humidity

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' enjoys lots of humidity. Provide humidity for your plant by watering regularly and thoroughly, since plants absorb most water through their root system rather than their leaves. They may also benefit from being placed next to a humidifier.

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' Humidity Needs →


🪴 Soil

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' is very sensitive to wet soil, so choose a potting soil that drains very well and doesn’t retain too much moisture. A good soil will have lots of perlite or vermiculite for drainage and some organic matter for nutrition. A few handfuls of perlite added to regular store-bought cactus soil will do the trick!

Best Soil Mix for Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' →

When and How to Successfully Repot Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' →


💩 Fertilizer

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' grows very slowly and doesn’t require added fertilizer. Replacing your plant’s potting soil once a year should provide them with more than enough nutrition. Remember, plants get their energy from sunlight, not fertilizer!

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❄️ Dormancy

It’s common for Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' to go dormant in the wintertime and you may notice their growth slow down. Waterings should be spaced out more during this time.


🌎 Native Region

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg' is native to Central and northern South America.


🧐 Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting a sad-looking houseplant, start by checking for signs of distress in its leaves, such as yellowing, browning, or drooping, which can indicate overwatering or nutrient deficiencies.

Inspect the soil moisture; too dry or too wet soil can cause problems.

Ensure the plant is getting the right amount of light, as too much or too little can stress it.

Finally, consider environmental factors like temperature and humidity, and adjust care routines accordingly to revive your plant.


Care Summary for Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'

Echeveria 'Duchess of Nuremberg'


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.

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