Most of the time, their succulents have become much taller and spread out. This is quite a common occurrence, especially when you’re growing succulents indoors.
Secondly, what is the biggest succulent?
In this regard, what succulents get large?
Large Succulent Specimen Plants
- Agave ‘Jaws’
- Agave attenuata.
- Agave attenuata ‘Boutin Blue’
- Agave attenuata ‘Kara’s Stripes’
- Agave attenuata ‘Nova’
- Aloe barberae (formerly A. bainesii)
- Aloe spinosissima.
- Echinocactus grusonii.
Can I cut the top off my succulent and replant it?
Once you remove the top of your succulent, you can replant it in the soil and it won’t look so stretched out and leggy anymore. Grab a sharp pair of shears or a gardening knife. You should also wear a pair of gloves—some succulents have thorns and others have milky sap that can be irritating to your skin.
Succulents love light and need about six hours of sun per day, depending on the type of succulent. Newly planted succulents can scorch in direct sunlight, so you may need to gradually introduce them to full sun exposure or provide shade with a sheer curtain.
Some succulents don’t live long but grow offsets to replace themselves. A great example is Chicks and Hens. The main plant only
|Jade Plant||70-100 years|
|Christmas Cactus||30+ years|
The ideal size of a pot for most succulents is that it’s about five to ten percent bigger than the size of the plant at the surface. … Not only do they have a good sized drainage hole, but the clay sides are porous and allow air exchange – just what succulents like.
There are a wide variety of succulents and some of them do well indoors and some do well outdoors. A lot can depend on where you live and what the climate is like. Remember that succulents do not want a lot of moisture and will likely not thrive as well in very humid areas as they will in dry, hot and arid climates.