Plant Care Echeveria runyonii

Echeveria runyonii

4.5 out of 5 (36 experiences)

Echeveria runyonii has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Echeveria runyonii has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

About Echeveria runyonii

Echeveria runyonii is a popular 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.

Plant parents describe this plant as being a survivor and a fast grower with a whopping 811 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟

Echeveria runyonii 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 runyonii
Echeveria
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Echeveria runyonii

Water

How often to water your Echeveria runyonii

Water needs for Echeveria runyonii
0.5 cups
every 12

Echeveria runyonii 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 runyonii

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Echeveria runyonii in your home

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

Echeveria runyonii love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Echeveria runyonii does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Echeveria runyonii

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

FAQs
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Care Summary for Echeveria runyonii

Echeveria runyonii

Echeveria runyonii


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.

What other plant parents say

Echeveria runyonii has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 21
Echeveria runyonii has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 11
Echeveria runyonii has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 9
Echeveria runyonii has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 4
Echeveria runyonii has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 4
Echeveria runyonii has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 3
Echeveria runyonii has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 2
Echeveria runyonii has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Aimeegray99 avatar
@Aimeegray99
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 111 XP
globe Middlesbrough, England
10/18/2021

A very easy plant to take care of!

Pet friendly Pet friendly
Brandy avatar
@Brandy
leaf-1 63 Plants
xp 3,680 XP
globe Pike, New York
10/17/2021

Quiet, calm little plant. Not much to say, but grows nicely.

Fast grower Fast grower
Carlie avatar
@Carlie
leaf-1 12 Plants
xp 489 XP
globe Louisville, Kentucky
08/04/2021

He’s growing super slow and he’s stretched a bit but not too bad

Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Honeyyvoiced avatar
@Honeyyvoiced
leaf-1 59 Plants
xp 2,712 XP
globe Kenosha, Wisconsin
07/15/2021

I bought this guy on the verge of death but it’s very tough and came back

Survivor Survivor
Silvia avatar
@Silvia
leaf-1 103 Plants
xp 3,724 XP
globe Albuquerque, New Mexico
07/01/2021

Nice succulent and newer to me but I’m enjoying Lola.

Survivor Survivor
Deirdre avatar
@Deirdre
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 108 XP
globe Wantagh, New York
06/30/2021

This is an interesting succulent and the colours! Green, blue, pink and purple

Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Ashinbyalex avatar
@Ashinbyalex
leaf-1 73 Plants
xp 3,506 XP
globe Vallejo, California
06/11/2021

This lil guy is a survivor. Heat? Nthing to this lil nugget.

Ashinbyalex avatar
@Ashinbyalex
leaf-1 73 Plants
xp 3,506 XP
globe Vallejo, California
06/11/2021

This lil guy is a survivor. Heat? Nthing to this lil nugget.

Essdubya avatar
@Essdubya
leaf-1 8 Plants
xp 147 XP
06/08/2021

Limited, direct sun. Water when dry. Most occasionally.

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Lucas avatar
@Lucas
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 49 XP
globe Glendale, California
06/01/2021

This plant has a lot of dead petals and hole it’s growing. I’m not expert but I let the plant keep it so the dead leave go to the soil! :)

Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Pet friendly Pet friendly
Survivor Survivor
Onion26 avatar
@Onion26
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 187 XP
globe Cardiff, Wales
05/06/2021

It grows little tendrils that anchor it to the soil and sometimes it’s lower leaves fall off but that’s only because where the leaves were becomes the stem as the plant gets bigger.

Survivor Survivor
Tewiewiora avatar
@Tewiewiora
leaf-1 4 Plants
xp 100 XP
globe Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
04/01/2021

You can tell when it needs water because it will get softer. A bit temperamental but can survive a lot.

Survivor Survivor
Acasap avatar
@Acasap
leaf-1 7 Plants
xp 327 XP
globe New York
02/13/2021

Easy to take care of!

Survivor Survivor

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