Sedum Rubrotinctums have little bean-shaped succulent leaves that are tightly clustered together on a thin stem. These leaves can be anywhere from dark green to red depending on sun exposure. Their stems tend to sprawl and spread out as they grow.
How To Care For Sedum Rubrotinctum (Succulent)
Soil: Use a well drained Organic potting soil mixed equally with sand, perlite and a scoop of bone meal added.
Pot Size: 6 inch pot
Potting/Transplanting: The container selected must have proper drainage holes. To prevent water logging, cover the drainage holes with broken pieces of earthen pots before putting the soil. Transplant the sapling in a pot along with root-ball of original soil. Carefully place the plant in the middle of the pot & cover the roots completely with remaining soil.
Repotting: Sedum Rubrotinctum should be repotted every two to three years.
Sunlight: Sedum Rubrotinctum can grow well in bright sunlight as well as low light conditions.
Water: During the spring and summer months keep the soil slightly moist . Water liberally, approximately once per week but allow for slight drying between watering. Remove any excess water from pot saucer. Keep plant dry during the winter months.
Temperature: Sedum Rubrotinctum is best grown between 55F at night and 75-80F during the day, however it will tolerate temperatures down to 40F.
Humidity: Sedum Rubrotinctum prefers dry climate will low humidity.
Pruning: Cut short the branches every year to keep the plant in shape.
Propagation: Propagate Sedum Rubrotinctum by stem cutting.