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 located in Westerville, Ohio.

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

Check the growing potential in your area

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

Plant care guide for Bluebean in Westerville, Ohio

Westerville, Ohio

29% Very Low

Growing Bluebean in Westerville right now

Light needs for plant Bluebean in Westerville, Ohio

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 2nd, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Westerville is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in deter…

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Light needs for plant Bluebean in Westerville, Ohio

Sunlight will increase by 40% ☀️

February 1st, 2023

Westerville is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Westerville is expected to increase by 40% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.6 megajoules of energy per…

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Light needs for plant Bluebean in Westerville, Ohio

Daylight will increase by 1.2 hours 📈

February 3rd, 2023

This month, Westerville is getting an average of 5.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 12.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.6 total hours of…

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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 ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Westerville, Ohio ⛅.

Bluebean does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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 your location in Westerville, Ohio, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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