Plant Care Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

4.7 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Echeveria 'Purple Pearl' has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate

About Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

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!


Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

How to care for Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'


How often to water your Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

Water needs for Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'
0.5 cups
every 12

Echeveria 'Purple Pearl' 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 'Purple Pearl'

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Echeveria 'Purple Pearl' in your home

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

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

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

Echeveria 'Purple Pearl' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

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

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Care Summary for Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

Echeveria 'Purple Pearl'

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Echeveria 'Purple Pearl' has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Echeveria 'Purple Pearl' has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
Echeveria 'Purple Pearl' has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Gracemelissa98 avatar
leaf-1 21 Plants
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Just don’t overwater and a good amount of sunlight and you have a happy succulent !!

Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Gracemelissa98 avatar
leaf-1 21 Plants
xp 1,257 XP

Such a beautiful versatile succulent just needs a light dusting and watering every once every week or two and you’ve got a happy plant! Good drainage is important!

Survivor Survivor
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate

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