Plant Care Blue Tears Sedum

Blue Tears Sedum

Taxonomy

Sedum Dasyphyllum Major
Sedum
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Blue Tears Sedum

Water

How often to water your Blue Tears Sedum

Water needs for Blue Tears Sedum
0.5 cups
every 12

Blue Tears Sedum needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Orlando, Florida.

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 Blue Tears Sedum

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.

Plant care guide for Blue Tears Sedum in Orlando, Florida

Orlando, Florida

59% Medium

Growing Blue Tears Sedum in Orlando right now

Light needs for plant Blue Tears Sedum in Orlando, Florida

Plant growth potential is currently medium 👌

November 28th, 2021

Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Orlando is currently medium 👌.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Blue Tears Sedum in Orlando, Florida

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 19.5% ☀️

November 29th, 2021

Orlando is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Orlando is expected to decrease by 19.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.5 megajoules of energy per m2 per…

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Light needs for plant Blue Tears Sedum in Orlando, Florida

Daylight will decrease by 0.7 hours 📉

November 30th, 2021

This month, Orlando is getting an average of 8.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 6.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.2 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for Blue Tears Sedum in your home

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

Blue Tears Sedum love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Blue Tears Sedum does not tolerate low light 🚫.

Orlando, Florida currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Blue Tears Sedum

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

When to repot Blue Tears Sedum

Nutrient needs for plant Blue Tears Sedum in Orlando, Florida

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

November 27th, 2021

The growing potential in Orlando is medium 👌.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…

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Care Summary for Blue Tears Sedum

Blue Tears Sedum

Blue Tears Sedum


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Orlando, Florida, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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