Plant Care Super Donkey Tail
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Super Donkey Tail

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Super Donkey Tail has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Super Donkey Tail has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Also known as

Super Burro's Tail and Giant Donkey Tail

Taxonomy

Sedeveria 'Harry Butterfield'
Sedeveria

How to care for Super Donkey Tail

Water

How often to water your Super Donkey Tail

Water needs for Super Donkey Tail
0.5 cups
every 12

Super Donkey Tail 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 Super Donkey Tail

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 Super Donkey Tail in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Super Donkey Tail: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Super Donkey Tail 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.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Super Donkey Tail

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

Care Summary for Super Donkey Tail

Super Donkey Tail

Super Donkey Tail


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

Super Donkey Tail has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Super Donkey Tail has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Super Donkey Tail has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Super Donkey Tail has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Milesfinch avatar
@Milesfinch
leaf-1 62 Plants
xp 1,032 XP
globe Philomath, Oregon
05/26/2021

It’s beautiful and grows with neglect

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

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