Watering succulents: a complete guide
Succulents need deep, infrequent watering, especially during their growing season and when they are young and establishing roots. Only water when the soil is completely dry and err on the side of underwatering. Watering too frequently is the most common way to kill succulents!
How to Water Succu...
Over-watered succulents: symptoms & solutions
Becoming mushy and wet
Turning a translucent yellow or brown
Shedding soggy upper leaves near the center of the rosette
Immediately reduce watering frequency and allow soil to fully dry out
Move into a location with slightly more sunlight and good ventilation
Under-watered succulents: symptoms & solutions
Turning crispy and yellow or brown
Shedding lots of dry leaves
Drench thoroughly; do not use a spray bottle
Increase water frequency, but still only water when top soil is dry
Water during a cool part of the day, early morning or evening
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