Yes. While not 100% guaranteed that all of your plants will make it, succulents can survive in the soil after rooting in water. I have propagated succulents in water before and have transplanted them back in the soil and most of my plants made it and are doing well up to this day.
Considering this, how do I make a succulent fountain?
Simply so, do succulents benefit from misting?
Full grown succulents don’t actually like to be misted. They thrive in arid climates, so when you mist them, you are changing the humidity around the plant. This can lead to rot as well. Use misting for propagation babes to lightly provide water to their delicate little roots.
How long should succulents sit in water?
Let them sit in their houseplant bath for 5 to 15 minutes, or until the top of their soil feels slightly damp to the touch, refilling if needed.
For most plants and succulents, the best type of water to use is rain water or distilled water. Tap water often contain lots of mineral like magnesium or calcium that can build up in the soil or appear on the leaves as white dot.
Fill the fountain up with the potting soil mix, stopping when you get within a few inches of the top. Water the entire bed with a garden hose to allow the dirt to compact down, and then add more potting soil mix until it’s up to within a few inches of the top of the fountain once again.
If you have ever wondered can you plant a garden fountain, the answer is yes, you can! As a matter of fact, planted fountains can be just as or even more amazing. They won’t increase the fountain’s maintenance needs that much, and in some cases even lower it.
Fill your fountain with Lantana, Verbena, Salvia and other plants that are attractive to hummingbirds and butterflies. So, do you have an unused fountain? Don’t throw it away. Transform it into a beautiful, focal point in your garden—fill it with plants.
Succulents love direct sun, but if yours is sitting in the same exact spot day after day, it’s likely that only one side is getting enough light. … Succulents will lean towards the sun, so rotating them will help them stand up straight. (Leaning may also be a sign that they need to be in a sunnier spot.)
You should water your succulents every other week during non-winter months when temperatures are above 40 degrees. During the winter time (when temperatures are below 40 degrees) you should only water your succulent once a month because it is dormant during this time. There are a few exceptions to this rule.
When watering any plant you will want to make sure water is neither too hot nor too cold as this can damage the roots. Room temperature is your best friend. So to sum it up, do not use ice cubes for any plant, ever. Specifically, succulents will not appreciate it.