Plant Care Lavender Steps Succulent
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Lavender Steps Succulent

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Lavender Steps Succulent has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Lavender Steps Succulent has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Vertical Leaf Senecio, Vertical Leaf Senecio, Lavender Steps and Propeller Plant

Taxonomy

Senecio crassissimus
Senecio
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Lavender Steps Succulent

Water

How often to water your Lavender Steps Succulent

Water needs for Lavender Steps Succulent
0.5 cups
every 12

Lavender Steps Succulent 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 Lavender Steps Succulent

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Vertical Leaf Senecio in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Lavender Steps Succulent: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Lavender Steps Succulent may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Lavender Steps Succulent

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Lavender Steps Succulent is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Lavender Steps Succulent

Lavender Steps Succulent

Lavender Steps Succulent


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 3ft 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

Lavender Steps Succulent has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Lavender Steps Succulent has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Lavender Steps Succulent has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Keyshaj avatar
@Keyshaj
leaf-1 0 Plants
xp 1,547 XP
04/16/2021

Got this little one as a tiny damaged cutting. Couldn’t get him back to his best. Still not 100% on ID.

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