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Echeveria Peacockii ( blue bird ) ( 1 piece )

Original price was: ₹100.00.Current price is: ₹80.00.

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

Description

How to grow and care for Echeveria Peacockii:

  1. Lighting: Echeveria Peacockii requires bright, indirect sunlight. Place your plant near a south-facing window or provide it with bright, filtered light. Avoid exposing it to intense, direct sunlight, especially during the hottest parts of the day, as it can scorch the leaves.
  2. Pot selection: Choose a pot with drainage holes to ensure proper drainage. Echeverias prefer well-draining soil, so a container with good drainage is essential to prevent waterlogged roots.
  3. Soil: Use a well-draining succulent or cactus potting mix. You can also create your own mix by combining regular potting soil with perlite or coarse sand to improve drainage. Ensure the soil is porous and allows excess water to drain freely.
  4. Watering: Echeveria Peacockii is a drought-tolerant succulent, and overwatering can lead to root rot. Allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings. When you water, water thoroughly, allowing the excess water to drain out of the pot. In general, water sparingly, only when the soil is dry. Reduce watering during the dormant period in winter.
  5. Temperature: Echeveria Peacockii thrives in average to warm temperatures, ranging from 65-80°F (18-27°C). Protect them from frost or extreme cold, as they are not frost-tolerant.
  6. Humidity: Echeverias prefer low to moderate humidity levels. They are adapted to arid environments and can tolerate drier air conditions.
  7. Fertilization: Feed your Echeveria Peacockii with a balanced, diluted succulent fertilizer during the growing season (spring and summer). Follow the package instructions for proper dilution and frequency. Avoid fertilizing during the dormant period.
  8. Propagation: Echeveria Peacockii can be propagated through leaf or stem cuttings. To propagate through leaf cuttings, gently remove a healthy leaf and let it dry for a few days until a callus forms. Plant the leaf in well-draining soil, keeping it slightly moist until new roots and baby plants (pups) emerge. For stem cuttings, cut a healthy stem below a leaf node, let it dry for a few days, and plant it in well-draining soil. Water sparingly until roots and new growth appear.
  9. Pruning: Prune your Echeveria Peacockii as needed to maintain its shape and remove any dead or damaged leaves. Pruning can also help promote compact growth and prevent legginess.
  10. Pests and diseases: Echeverias are generally resilient to pests and diseases, but they can occasionally be affected by common succulent pests like mealybugs or aphids. Inspect your plant regularly and treat any infestations promptly using appropriate organic insecticides or by wiping affected areas with rubbing alcohol.

By following these care instructions, you can enjoy healthy and beautiful Echeveria Peacockii plants. Remember to adjust watering and other care practices based on the specific needs of your plant and the environmental conditions it is exposed to.

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