Plant Care Goldmoss Stonecrop

Goldmoss Stonecrop

4.6 out of 5 (7 experiences)

Goldmoss Stonecrop has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Goldmoss Stonecrop has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

About Goldmoss Stonecrop

Sedum acre is a low-growing plant adapted to grow in hostile environments such as pavement, seashores, and rocky faces. This helps them avoid competing with other species. They contain a compound that can cause rashes, so be sure to handle with care! ⚠️


Sedum acre

Also known as

Mossy Stonecrop, Goldmoss Sedum, Biting Stonecrop and Wallpepper

How to care for Goldmoss Stonecrop


How often to water your Goldmoss Stonecrop

Water needs for Goldmoss Stonecrop
0.5 cups
every 12

Goldmoss Stonecrop 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 Goldmoss Stonecrop

Water 0.5 cups every

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

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Finding light for Goldmoss Stonecrop in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Goldmoss Stonecrop: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Goldmoss Stonecrop love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Goldmoss Stonecrop does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Goldmoss Stonecrop

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

Difficulty Level

Goldmoss Stonecrop is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!

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Common Issues

Care Summary for Goldmoss Stonecrop

Goldmoss Stonecrop

Goldmoss Stonecrop

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

Goldmoss Stonecrop has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Goldmoss Stonecrop has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 3
Goldmoss Stonecrop has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Mgrits65 avatar
leaf-1 49 Plants
xp 4,327 XP
globe Athens, GA

This plant needs no care! Just leave it alone and barely water every once in awhile!

Survivor Survivor
Fast grower Fast grower
Lacey avatar
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 127 XP
globe Dawsonville, GA


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