Plant Care Belle Blue

Belle Blue

4.9 out of 5 (8 experiences)

Belle Blue has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate
Belle Blue has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Taxonomy

Pachyveria 'Belle Blue'
Pachyveria
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Belle Blue

💦 Water

How often to water your Belle Blue

Water needs for Belle Blue
0.5 cups
every 12

Belle Blue 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 Belle Blue

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Belle Blue in your home

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

Belle Blue love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Belle Blue does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Belle Blue

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

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💡 FAQs
💦 Water Needs

Belle Blue thrives in dry soil and should be watered sparingly. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Belle Blue Water Frequency →

Belle Blue Root Rot →


☀️ Sunlight Needs

Belle Blue requires abundant, bright and direct light. Place it less than one foot from a window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.

Belle Blue Light Requirements →

Belle Blue Direct Sunlight Needs & Tolerance →


🐶 🐈 👶 Toxicity

Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.

If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.


🌸 Flowers

Belle Blue produces flowers in the wild, but does not flower when kept as houseplants.


🧐 Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting a sad-looking houseplant, start by checking for signs of distress in its leaves, such as yellowing, browning, or drooping, which can indicate overwatering or nutrient deficiencies.

Inspect the soil moisture; too dry or too wet soil can cause problems.

Ensure the plant is getting the right amount of light, as too much or too little can stress it.

Finally, consider environmental factors like temperature and humidity, and adjust care routines accordingly to revive your plant.


Care Summary for Belle Blue

Belle Blue

Belle Blue


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

Belle Blue has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 6
Belle Blue has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 5
Belle Blue has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
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leaf-1 15 Plants
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globe Denver, CO
04/08/2021

Such a beautiful low maintenance bb. She started stretching so I just gave her a trim and plopped the cutting back in the soil next to the original. It rooted in no time and is happier than ever!

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor

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