Plant Care Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

About Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs very little water to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' likes soil that is extremely well-draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'
Hylotelephium
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

Also known as

Sedum sieboldii 'Variegata'

How to care for Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

Water

How often to water your Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

Water needs for Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'
0.5 cups
every 12

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Boston, Massachusetts.

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 Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

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 Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' in Boston, Massachusetts

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Growing Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' in Boston right now

Light needs for plant Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' in Boston, Massachusetts

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

December 1st, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Boston is currently very low 📉.

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

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Light needs for plant Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' in Boston, Massachusetts

Sunlight will decrease by 32% ☀️

December 1st, 2022

Boston is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Boston is expected to decrease by 32% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 6.2 megajoules of energy per m2 per day!…

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Light needs for plant Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' in Boston, Massachusetts

Daylight will decrease by 1.2 hours 📉

December 2nd, 2022

This month, Boston is getting an average of 8.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 11.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 8.9 total hours of dayli…

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Finding light for Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Boston, Massachusetts ⛅.

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum': 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 Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

Nutrient needs for plant Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum' in Boston, Massachusetts

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 1st, 2022

The growing potential in Boston is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to r…

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Care Summary for Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'

Hylotelephium sieboldii 'Variegatum'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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