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Echeveria morning dew

Echeveria morning dew is a popular low growing ornamental hobby plants. Their natural habitat is found largely in Mexico, with some from Central America, South America, the United States. Their natural habitat favours rocky areas, trees and dry areas.

Caring for echeveria

1) Avoid prolonged sun exposure for variegated species as it can lead to sunburn

2) Minimise rain splash to prevent rot

3) Use inorganic, well draining, gritty mix

4) Always use a pot with drainage hole

5) Give at least 4-5hours of direct morning sun or 8-12 hours of growlight to prevent etiolation

6) Propagate by stem cuttings, leaf or seeds

7) Avoid spraying with water or oil-based products as the farina will be destroyed, avoid getting water in the middle of the rosette

😎 It is normal for bottom leaves to dry up if it is newly potted as the roots are not established. Give it some moisture to start the rooting process.

9) Treat regularly with diluted fungicide solution such as captan or zagro stilt.

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