Plant Care Sunburst Aeonium

Sunburst Aeonium

5.0 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Sunburst Aeonium has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Sunburst Aeonium has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Copper Pinwheel, Copper Pinwheel and Aeonium 'Sunburst'


Aeonium 'Sunburst'

How to care for Sunburst Aeonium


How often to water your Sunburst Aeonium

Water needs for Sunburst Aeonium
0.5 cups
every 12

Sunburst Aeonium 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 Sunburst Aeonium

Water 0.5 cups every

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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 Copper Pinwheel in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Sunburst Aeonium: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Sunburst Aeonium love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Sunburst Aeonium does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Sunburst Aeonium

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

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Care Summary for Sunburst Aeonium

Sunburst Aeonium

Sunburst Aeonium

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

Sunburst Aeonium has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Sunburst Aeonium has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Sunburst Aeonium has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Sunburst Aeonium has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 2
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Love this one. Has lots of babies gorgeous stress color

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily

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