Plant Care Blue Balloon Echeveria

Blue Balloon Echeveria

About Blue Balloon 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 'Blue Balloon'
Echeveria
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Blue Balloon Echeveria

Water

How often to water your Blue Balloon Echeveria

Water needs for Blue Balloon Echeveria
0.5 cups
every 12

Blue Balloon 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 Phoenix, Arizona.

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 Blue Balloon Echeveria

Water 0.5 cups every
12

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.

Plant care guide for Blue Balloon Echeveria in Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix, Arizona

58% Medium

Finding light for Blue Balloon Echeveria in your home

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

Blue Balloon Echeveria love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Blue Balloon Echeveria does not tolerate low light 🚫.

Phoenix, Arizona currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Blue Balloon Echeveria

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

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Care Summary for Blue Balloon Echeveria

Blue Balloon Echeveria

Blue Balloon 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 Phoenix, Arizona, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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