Echeveria Care 101

Light

Thrives in bright direct light, but can tolerate bright indirect light.

Water

Water every 2–3 weeks in direct light, allowing soil to dry out between waterings. Expect to water more often in brighter light and less often in lower light.

Pets

Most echeverias are pet friendly!

Fun Fact

The drought tolerant succulent Echeveria is known for its iconic rosette-shape and fleshy water-storing leaves.

Sad Plant Signs

Wrinkling leaves, dry potting mix:Thirsty plant, underwatered

Yellowing, mushy leaves:Root rot, overwatered

Yellowing leaves, dry potting mix:Soil compaction (aerate soil)

Etiolation (weak stems, smaller leaves, pale color):Not enough direct light

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