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California Sunset ( 1 piece )

Original price was: ₹90.00.Current price is: ₹80.00.

Estimated delivery dates: May 30, 2024 - Jun 1, 2024

Description

The California sunset succulent, also known as Graptosedum ‘California Sunset,’ is a beautiful and low-maintenance plant.

how to grow and care california sunset  :

  1. Light requirements: California sunset succulents thrive in bright, indirect light. Place them near a window that receives several hours of sunlight per day. However, avoid exposing them to intense, direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.
  2. Temperature: These succulents prefer average room temperatures between 60°F and 75°F (15°C to 24°C). Protect them from extreme temperature fluctuations and keep them away from cold drafts.
  3. Watering: Like most succulents, California sunset plants have low water needs. Water them thoroughly but infrequently, allowing the soil to dry out completely between waterings. In the summer, you can water them every 2-3 weeks, while in winter, reduce watering to once a month.
  4. Soil: Ensure the succulent is planted in well-draining soil. A mix formulated specifically for cacti and succulents is ideal. You can also create your own by combining regular potting soil with perlite or coarse sand to improve drainage.
  5. Fertilizer: California sunset succulents do not require frequent fertilization. During the active growing season (spring and summer), you can feed them once a month using a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength. Avoid fertilizing during the winter months.
  6. Propagation: These succulents can be propagated through stem or leaf cuttings. Allow the cuttings to callous over for a few days, then plant them in well-draining soil. Keep the soil lightly moist until roots develop, and then treat them as you would mature plants.
  7. Pruning: If your California sunset succulent becomes leggy or overgrown, you can trim it back to promote a more compact and bushier growth habit. Use clean, sharp scissors or pruning shears to remove the excess growth.
  8. Pests and diseases: These succulents are generally resistant to pests and diseases. However, keep an eye out for common succulent pests like mealybugs or spider mites. If you notice any signs of infestation, isolate the affected plant and treat it with an appropriate pesticide or a solution of water and mild soap.

Remember that succulents are adapted to survive in arid conditions, so it’s better to underwater than to overwater them. Observing your plant’s behavior and adjusting care accordingly is essential. Enjoy the stunning colors of your California sunset succulent and the easy care it requires!

 

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