The ‘Sea Urchin’ is a succulent that is a light silver green with white edges along the leaves. This succulent can bloom year round under the right environmental conditions.The blooms are a gorgeous, vibrant yellow. This succulent is ideal for a groundcover in landscape use, planters, terrariums, and wedding arrangements.
Origin: Eastern Asia
Plant Type: Succulent
Size: up to 2 feet
Propagation: Propagate this succulent by taking a cutting from the mother plant. Allow the cutting stem to dry and callous over where the plant was clipped for a few days, and then place the cutting into moist soil. Avoid watering and keep out of direct sunlight until the plant has rooted (about 2-3 weeks).
Growth Habit: Mounding, spreading, groundcover
Light: Partial sun
Water: Water this succulent only once the soil is completely dry. Be cautious to not over water this succulent to avoid root rot. This succulent will do best in a well-draining soil.
Temperature: Warm coastal climates. Avoid freezing temperatures.
Fertilizer: Apply fertilizer during the grow season from spring time through summer, once or twice a week. This will boost the plants natural defenses against environmental stress.
Tips: Use a well-draining soil medium to help avoid root rot! Maintain in an environment with fresh air flow.