Plant Care Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

Taxonomy

Echeveria pelusida Mexican Hat
Echeveria
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

Water

How often to water your Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

Water needs for Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'
0.5 cups
every 12

Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Tallahassee, Florida.

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 pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' in Tallahassee, Florida

Tallahassee, Florida

56% Medium

Growing Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' in Tallahassee right now

Light needs for plant Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' in Tallahassee, Florida

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

December 2nd, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Tallahassee 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 Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' in Tallahassee, Florida

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 17.9% ☀️

December 5th, 2021

Tallahassee is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Tallahassee is expected to decrease by 17.9% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.1 megajoules of energy pe…

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Light needs for plant Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' in Tallahassee, Florida

Daylight will decrease by 0.7 hours 📉

December 3rd, 2021

This month, Tallahassee is getting an average of 9.1 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 6.6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.0 total hours of …

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Finding light for Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' in your home

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

Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' does not tolerate low light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

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

When to repot Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

Nutrient needs for plant Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat' in Tallahassee, Florida

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

December 1st, 2021

The growing potential in Tallahassee is medium 👌.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot…

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Care Summary for Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'

Echeveria pelusida 'Mexican Hat'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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