Plant Care Chinese Sedum

Chinese Sedum

5.0 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Chinese Sedum has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Chinese Sedum has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly

Also known as

chinese sedum coral reef, coral reef and Chinese Sedum, Stonecrop

Taxonomy

Sedum tetractinum
Sedum
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Chinese Sedum

Water

How often to water your Chinese Sedum

Water needs for Chinese Sedum
0.5 cups
every 12

Chinese Sedum 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 Chinese Sedum

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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 Chinese Sedum in your home

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

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

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

Chinese Sedum does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Chinese Sedum

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Chinese Sedum is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Chinese Sedum

Chinese Sedum

Chinese Sedum


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

Chinese Sedum has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Chinese Sedum has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 2
Chinese Sedum has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Chinese Sedum has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Chinese Sedum has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Chinese Sedum has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Jill avatar
@Jill
leaf-1 15 Plants
xp 485 XP
08/08/2021

it’s so easy to care for and such a beautiful indoor plant

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Pet friendly Pet friendly
Survivor Survivor

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