Plant Care Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

4.7 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly


Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

How to care for Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'


How often to water your Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

Water needs for Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'
0.5 cups
every 12

Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' 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 Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver': 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 Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver'

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.

What other plant parents say

Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Pachyphytum 'Moon Silver' has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Olli.exe_ avatar
leaf-1 1 Plants
xp 39 XP
globe Jersey City, New Jersey

even though two of the leaves have decayed, my moon silver has been surprisingly surviving all throughout the time that i’ve had it. ☺️

Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily
Fast grower Fast grower
Bittermulatto avatar
leaf-1 24 Plants
xp 1,100 XP
globe Bloomington, Illinois

Beautiful little thing. Sometimes they are hard to read when it comes to watering.

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Fast grower Fast grower

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