Plant Care Sedum sunset
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Sedum sunset

4.9 out of 5 (7 experiences)

Sedum sunset has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate
Sedum sunset has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Taxonomy

Sedum adolphi 'Sunset'
Sedum
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Sedum sunset

Water

How often to water your Sedum sunset

Water needs for Sedum sunset
0.5 cups
every 12

Sedum sunset 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 Sedum sunset

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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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 Sedum sunset in your home

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

Sedum sunset love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Sedum sunset does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Sedum sunset

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

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Care Summary for Sedum sunset

Sedum sunset

Sedum sunset


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

Sedum sunset has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 5
Sedum sunset has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 5
Sedum sunset has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 4
Sedum sunset has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 2
Sedum sunset has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 2
Sedum sunset has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Sedum sunset has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Sedum sunset has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Ellacayton avatar
@Ellacayton
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 467 XP
globe Dearborn, Michigan
05/15/2021

do not over water :)

Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Nerskine avatar
@Nerskine
leaf-1 33 Plants
xp 1,807 XP
04/10/2021

This thing almost grows TOO fast- I have it in a cute little Michigan planter, and after three months I’ve had to cut it down to nothing twice! I’ve propagated it too, which was fun (see the Brady Bunch in my collection) and I’m looking forward to giving his offspring to friends and family.

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

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