Plant Care Bluebean

Bluebean

Taxonomy

Graptopetalum pachyphyllum
Graptopetalum
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Bluebean

Water

How often to water your Bluebean

Water needs for Bluebean
0.5 cups
every 12

Bluebean 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 Bluebean

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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 Bluebean in your home

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

Bluebean love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Bluebean does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Bluebean

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

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Care Summary for Bluebean

Bluebean

Bluebean


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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