Plant Care Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'

Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'

About Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'

Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy' 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.

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


Echeveria runyonii 'Topsy Turvy'

Also known as

echeveria riniony, Echeveria Runyonii Monstrosa Topsy and Echeveria runyonii Topsy Turvy'

How to care for Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'


How often to water your Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'

Water needs for Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'
0.5 cups
every 12

Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy' 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 'Topsy Turvy'

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy' in your home

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

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

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

Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'

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

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Care Summary for Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'

Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'

Echeveria 'Topsy Turvy'

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.

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