Sun: Full sun to light shade
Water: Typical water needs for a succulent
Temperature: Zone 8b from 15° F to 20° F (-9.4° C to -6.7° C) to Zone 10a from 30° F to 35° F (-1.1 ° C to 1.7° C)
Winter Survival: Cold hardy to 0°C
Propagation: cuttings, seeds
Flower: in the Winter.
Flower Type: Yellow
Toxic: Generally non-toxic to humans and animals
Space Requirement: Indoors & Outdoors
Common Problems: No major pests, Plants may rot if overwatered
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Basc Care for Bijlia cana
Watering for Bijlia cana is a simple task. It requires Typical water needs for a succulent.
What you need to remember is that this type of succulents needs to be watered for every 2 weeks
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 summer as the plant is dormant.
Sun & Location Requirements for "Bijlia cana"
Placing Bijlia cana in full sun to light shade is key for its growth and health. Look for a spot that gets around 6 hours of direct sunlight each day, but also offers plenty of shade during the hottest parts of the day.
As per this succulent profile, it is only able to stay healthy when the environment temperature is above the range of zone 8b from 15° F to 20° F (-9.4° C to -6.7° C).
Bijlia cana is a cold-hardy variety that can survive temperatures as low as 0°F. It has adapted to its environment by developing thick, succulent leaves and stems that are able to retain moisture in winter months. Its fleshy leaves also help protect the plant from extreme cold temperatures, allowing it to survive even the harshest cold conditions.
Any succulents in the group will need a medium space to grow. You can place your pot at your table or window. Since this plant needs more space than mini succulents, you should consider do not plant them together with other succulents/plants.
Bijlia cana also benefits from some indirect light throughout the day as well, so make sure you give it enough space to soak up light without becoming too exposed to heat.
One way to propagate Bijlia cana is by cutting
Propagating Bijlia cana from seeds is a great way to produce new plants without relying on cuttings or divisions. It's important to look for healthy, dark and plump seeds that are slightly sticky when touched. The soil should be pre-mixed with well-draining potting mix, before evenly sowing the seeds and pressing them into the surface. To ensure successful germination, gentle misting of the soil should be done and placed in indirect light.
Bijlia cana is generally non-toxic to humans and animals. However, it is important to be aware that certain parts of the plant may contain toxins which can cause mild skin irritation. It is advised that you keep the plants away from small children or pets, as they may unknowingly ingest them and suffer ill effects.
Pests and Diseases
Bijlia cana is not affected too much by common pests and diseases like most of the other succulents.