Plant Care Purdy's stonecrop

Purdy's stonecrop

3.5 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Purdy's stonecrop has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily
Purdy's stonecrop has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Yosemite stonecrop, Broadleaf stonecrop and Colorado stonecrop


Sedum spathulifolium

How to care for Purdy's stonecrop


How often to water your Purdy's stonecrop

Water needs for Purdy's stonecrop
0.5 cups
every 12

Purdy's stonecrop 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 Purdy's stonecrop

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Purdy's stonecrop in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Purdy's stonecrop: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Purdy's stonecrop love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Purdy's stonecrop does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Purdy's stonecrop in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Purdy's stonecrop

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Purdy's stonecrop: 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 Purdy's stonecrop after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Purdy's stonecrop

Purdy's stonecrop

Purdy's stonecrop

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 1ft from a window


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

Purdy's stonecrop has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 2
Purdy's stonecrop has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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