Plant Care Ice plant

Ice plant

4.3 out of 5 (4 experiences)

Ice plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Ice plant has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily

Taxonomy

Corpuscularia lehmannii
Corpuscularia
Aizoaceae
Caryophyllales

What other plant parents say

Ice plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Ice plant has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Ice plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Keyshaj avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Ice plant named Elina by Keyshaj on Greg, the plant care app
04/27/2021

Not sure about this one. Looks cool but it has not grown any roots in over 2 months from a cutting. Don’t really know what to do with him.

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Lincoln, NE
Rating of the plant Ice plant named Indie by Gathererofnutsandodballs on Greg, the plant care app
04/26/2021

Such a fun little plant! She enjoys her spot in the sun and just keeps growing!

How to care for Ice plant

Water

How often to water your Ice plant

Water needs for Ice plant
0.5 cups
every 9

Ice plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 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 Ice plant

Water 0.5 cups every
9

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 Ice plant in your home

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

Ice plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Ice plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Ice plant in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Ice plant

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

Care Summary for Ice plant

Ice plant

Ice plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 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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