How to grow Graptopetalum Amethystinum

Written by Maggie

Dec 02 2020

How to grow Graptopetalum Amethystinum

Graptopetalum Amethystinum is cultivated by turning a pot and changing the soil once a year, so that the soil can provide moisture, nutrients and flesh in time. But also it needs adequate light, usually we do not need to give its frequent watering. Fertilize every month during the growth period, which can behead to its breeding. Temperature control is needed in winter, and pest control should be done during the growth period.

Graptopetalum Amethystinum

Graptopetalum Amethystinum's breeding method

1. Turn the pot and change the soil

As part of graptopetalum Amethystinum's culture, if Graptopetalum wants to pot out its plants, it needs to be potted and earthed up every other year. First, a larger container should be prepared and mixed with peat, perlite, cinder, river sand and other materials so that the plants can grow better in the new soil.

2. Get plenty of light

According to the cultivation methods and precautions of Graptopetalum Amethystinum, in fact, the plants should be placed in sufficient sunlight for maintenance, so as to make the leaves more colorful and increase the ornamental value of the plants. Especially in winter, giving them enough light can also help them survive the winter. But in summer, you need to do a good job of sun protection.

3. Water and fertilizer management

In fact, graptopetalum amethystinum doesn't have a high demand for water and fertilizer. Generally, it doesn't need to be watered too often and the soil is kept slightly wet. Even in the summer, just water it once a week. It does not have a high demand for nutrients and should only be fertilized once a month during growth.

Graptopetalum Amethystinum

4. Beheading and breeding

Whenever Graptopetalum Amethystinum produces a plant that is empty, the overgrown portion of the plant can be beheaded and the portion that is beheaded disinfected. Moreover, it should be equipped with a basin soil suitable for growth, and the decapitated part should be cut into the basin soil, placed in the astigmatism environment, and then patiently wait for its re-rooting and blasting the basin.

Notes for the cultivation of Graptopetalum Amethystinum

1. Anti-freezing in winter

In general Graptopetalum Amethystinum has a low tolerance to cold. Usually in the process of breeding, it is necessary to pay attention to every winter, to do a good job of keeping warm measures. Keep the temperature above 5℃, and keep the plants under sufficient light to avoid frostbite at low temperature.

2. Disease and insect control

If Graptopetalum Amethystinum is not ventilated during the spring and summer, the plant suffers from pests and diseases that prevent it from growing properly. The part that needs to come on at this moment is dealt with in time, and strengthened to its ventilated management even. We also need to give its spray corresponding disease insect insecticide control.

Graptopetalum Amethystinum