Plant Care Echeveria 'Monroe'

Echeveria 'Monroe'

About Echeveria 'Monroe'

Echeveria 'Monroe' is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs very little water to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Echeveria 'Monroe' likes soil that is extremely well-draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Echeveria 'Monroe'
Echeveria
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Echeveria 'Monroe'

Water

How often to water your Echeveria 'Monroe'

Water needs for Echeveria 'Monroe'
0.5 cups
every 12

Echeveria 'Monroe' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Oakland, California.

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 'Monroe'

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 Echeveria 'Monroe' in Oakland, California

Oakland, California

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Growing Echeveria 'Monroe' in Oakland right now

Light needs for plant Echeveria 'Monroe' in Oakland, California

Plant growth potential is currently medium 👌

October 7th, 2022

Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Oakland is currently medium 👌.

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

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Light needs for plant Echeveria 'Monroe' in Oakland, California

Sunlight will decrease by 30.4% ☀️

October 7th, 2022

Oakland is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Oakland is expected to decrease by 30.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 12.7 megajoules of energy per m2 per…

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Light needs for plant Echeveria 'Monroe' in Oakland, California

Daylight will decrease by 1.8 hours 📉

October 6th, 2022

This month, Oakland is getting an average of 12.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 14.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.8 total hours of da…

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Finding light for Echeveria 'Monroe' in your home

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

Echeveria 'Monroe' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Oakland, California ☀️.

This is a great time to watch your Echeveria 'Monroe' thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Echeveria 'Monroe'

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

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Care Summary for Echeveria 'Monroe'

Echeveria 'Monroe'

Echeveria 'Monroe'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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