This is a type of caudex forming and dense mat succulent that can grow leaves that are cream colored, yellow, bright pink, and green in shades. This can be seen as a compact rosette at first, but it can eventually grow a lot longer to offset a trail over the edge of the pot. It can eventually form a caudex along the base.
Origin: South Africa
Plant Type: Succulent
Propagation: Clip this plant along the stem of the mother plant and replant in well draining soil to propagate.
Growth Habit: Compact rosette
Light: Partial sunlight.
Water: Water the plant once a week. Water it less during the winter season. Make sure to have an excellent drainage system for the plant to prevent standing water. This is important because overwatering it can cause the plant to die.
Zone: 9 to 11
Temperature: It can highly tolerate drought spells. Actually, it prefers being watered less. Just make sure that the soil is moistened about once a week but never water it excessively to prevent the roots from rotting.
Fertilizer: Fertilize this succulent using an organic liquid variety during the growth season. Do this during the start of spring time until the summer season. This will help boost the defense system of the plant.
Tips: This is a bit slow growing to begin with. However, it takes well when cultivated well. They will grow tall first before they even begin to flower, so you have to be patient.