Plant Care Echeveria subalpina perote

Echeveria subalpina perote

About Echeveria subalpina perote

Echeveria subalpina perote 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 subalpina perote 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 subalpina var. perote
Echeveria
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Echeveria subalpina perote

Water

How often to water your Echeveria subalpina perote

Water needs for Echeveria subalpina perote
0.5 cups
every 12

Echeveria subalpina perote 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 subalpina perote

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Echeveria subalpina perote in your home

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

Echeveria subalpina perote love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Echeveria subalpina perote does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Echeveria subalpina perote

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

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Care Summary for Echeveria subalpina perote

Echeveria subalpina perote

Echeveria subalpina perote


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.

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