Plant Care California Sunset

California Sunset

4.3 out of 5 (3 experiences)

California Sunset has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
California Sunset has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate

Also known as

Graptosedum 'Peachblossom'

Taxonomy

Graptosedum 'California Sunset'
Graptosedum
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for California Sunset

Water

How often to water your California Sunset

Water needs for California Sunset
0.5 cups
every 12

California Sunset 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 California Sunset

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.

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Finding light for California Sunset in your home

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

California Sunset love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

California Sunset does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize California Sunset

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

FAQs
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Care Summary for California Sunset

California Sunset

California Sunset


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.

What other plant parents say

California Sunset has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
California Sunset has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Arduemp avatar
@Arduemp
leaf-1 17 Plants
xp 539 XP
globe Bryan, Texas
04/04/2021

This is a super fast grower, and I’ve successfully propagated at least 5 of its leaves without root hormone. However, no matter how little or how much I water this guy, it’s leaves have been splitting significantly. It’s started doing this out of nowhere, but at least I can propagate more of them to try out.

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate

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