- Creeping Inch Plant Description
- Creeping Inch Plant Specs and Regions
- Creeping Inch Plant Light and Water Recommendations
- Check Your Zone
Callisa Repens is a fast growing succulent plant commonly used as ground cover. The stems grow long with delicate dark green leaves that turn into a deep red/purple. A perfect plant to grow in containers or in a hanging basket. Best to keep in indirect sunlight, it will burn easliy if placed in full sun. A beautiful succulent that will thrive in low light.
Native to: South America
ZONE: 10, 11
Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost
Recommended light conditions: filtered light
Bloom Color: white
Watering Needs Indoors: Instead of giving your succulents gradual sips of water throughout the week, give them a good soaking, to the point where water runs out the drainage holes at the bottom of the pot. Be sure to empty the water that runs into the saucer, succulents do not like to sit in water. Then let the soil dry out completely before watering again.
Watering Needs Outdoors: In the Summer water your succulents every two weeks, by soaking them and letting them dry before watering again. In the Winter water your succulents once a month.
Technical Information About This Plant
- Requires bright light for most of the day. Or constant dappled shade.
- Best to water every 2 weeks.
Knowing what your planting zone is can be vitally important to your plants thriving. Keep in mind that the zones pertain to OUTDOOR planting. If you plan to keep your plants indoors for fall-winter the zones may be irrelevant.