The ‘Zebra Plant’ is a hardy, stemless succulent with a variety of vivid green color and white horizontal stripes. This succulent is perfect for added texture in planters, terrariums, rock gardens, and landscape use. Commonly used around the holidays for its festive coloring!
Origin: South Africa
Plant Type: Succulent
Size: up to 6”
Propagation: Propagate this succulent by taking a trimming from the mother plant during the early summer. Allow the trimmed stem to dry and callous over where the plant was cut for a few days, and then place the trimming into moist soil. Avoid watering and keep out of direct sunlight until the plant has rooted (about 2-3 weeks).
Growth Habit: Clustering rosette
Light: Full 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. Watch for standing water in the rosette.
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.