Plant Care Allegheny Stonecrop

Allegheny Stonecrop

Also known as

live-for-ever, American orpine and live-forever


Hylotelephium telephioides

How to care for Allegheny Stonecrop


How often to water your Allegheny Stonecrop

Water needs for Allegheny Stonecrop
0.5 cups
every 12

Allegheny 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.

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Allegheny Stonecrop in your home

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

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

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

Allegheny Stonecrop does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Allegheny Stonecrop

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

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Care Summary for Allegheny Stonecrop

Allegheny 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.

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