Sun: full sun to partial shade
Water: Typical water needs for a succulent
Winter Survival: Not cold hardy
Flower: in the Spring or Summer
Flower Type: white or cream
Toxic: Generally non-toxic to humans and animals
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Basc Care for Aptenia Haeckeliana
Only feed this succulent during its active growing seasons which means winter. Use the right fertilizer applied in the right amounts. Applying half-strength balanced fertilizer every month or so is recommended for optimal results.
Do not fertilize during winter as the plant is dormant.
Sun & Location Requirements for "Aptenia Haeckeliana"
Aptenia Haeckeliana requires full sun to partial shade. It's best to keep it in an area of your garden or home that gets plenty of bright, indirect sunlight throughout the day. When temperatures are too hot and direct sunlight is too intense, try moving Aptenia Haeckeliana to a shadier spot for part of the day.
In order to protect Aptenia Haeckeliana from freezing temperatures, it is important to provide adequate insulation and drainage. A layer of mulch or gravel will help protect the roots by keeping them warm during cold weather. In addition, protection from wind and sun exposure can help reduce the chances of frost damage.