Spear Head
Small Plant w/ Pot

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Spear Head Plant Description

senecio “Spear Head” speaks up to its nickname, a unique succulent plant native to South Africa. A woody stem branching vertically with thick blue-green foliage. The leaves can grow to be 1 inch long and have V-shaped tips. A beautiful addition to your succulent collection. Perfect to plant in hanging baskets or tall planters. If planting in your garden, give it a big sunny space to be able to spread and multiply. Like most Senecio varieties, it will do better if kept on the dryer side in good drainage. Will bloom clusters of small yellow flowers that will attract pollinators like butterflies and bees to your garden.

Spear Head Plant Specs and Regions

Native to: South Africa

Zone: 9

Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost

Recommended light conditions: full sun

Bloomtime: Summer/Fall

Bloomcolor: yellow


Spear Head Water and Light Recommendations

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.
  • Available in a medium and small size. (based on availability)

Customer Reviews

Based on 11 reviews
Betsy Smith

It is such an unusual succulent and I am fixated by the foliage. It has just been received and repotted ~ hoping that all goes well for this beauty.

Donna Reithmayr

Plants arrived in PERFECT condition Packaging is the best I've seen for plants by far! Thank you for the time and care to make my shipment a happy arrival.

Great customer servicefrom Sucycrafts

They arrive on time and perfect condition. I love them. They already have been plant and look good. New on this but succycrafts give excellent instructions on how to take care of them. Will buy more

So unique!

I love this succulent! Sadly, both I ordered already look.. not so great. I may have overwatered but hoping to bring it back to life!

Brittney Campos

Loved how this one looked. It arrived packaged well and very healthy.
Unfortunately I killed it, but that is on me, not them.

Anthony Sanchez
Great Plant

love this "succy". Provides a great contrast to the look of the display. My,friend said it looks like "Shrek Ears". So that is another reason to get these.

Shipping Information

Never ordered plants online before? We know it can be a little daunting at first... Here's some common questions that we get regarding our shipping and handling of succulents.

How Are Your Plants Shipped?

 We have shipped over 1 million succulents since starting Succy Crafts and we have learned A LOT over the years.

  • We typically ship on a Monday, Tuesday, and Friday schedule. This has proved to be the most efficient when it comes to getting your order to you quickly without encountering mail delays.
  • We mainly use USPS for express service and UPS for larger shipments.
  • We pack every order with care. Sometimes accidents are unavoidable but we have a lot of experience dealing with packing a variety of plants.

What Happens If My Plant Arrives Damaged?

Accidents are going to happen but we are here to help!

  • Once you receive your order please open it carefully. Upon opening if you see any damage at all please take a photo immediately after opening.
  • All damage claims must be sent to us within 48 hours of tracking showing your package was delivered.
  • Once we receive your photos we will file a claim same day and work with you on either a replacement or a refund.
  • The best way to file a claim is via email. Simply email the photos along with your order number to support@succycrafts.com and our support team will be happy to help you.

Can I Ask for a Later Delivery Date?

Absolutely! Just add a note.

  • Whether you need your order for a special event or you are out on vacation. We can schedule your order to ship on a later date.
  • All you need to do is add an order note (in the cart before checkout) with the date you need the package by.
  • We cannot guarantee delivery on a specific date. However, we can plan to get it to you by a certain date.

Is Your Packaging Eco Friendly?

Yep. Score 1 For Mother 🌎

  • We know that using non recyclable packaging is becoming a leading pollution cause in the world. So we try our best to ensure our materials are either biodegradable or recyclable.
  • Our packing peanuts are water soluble and our other packing materials are made from recycled and re recyclable papers.

Our Succy Guarantee 🌵😊

We want to ensure you that if you are not satisfied with your order, we will make it right!

We will help you in whatever way we can. Whether it's a refund for a damaged shipment or helping you acclimate your new plants to your environment.

Let's be transparent here... Most of the time a plant arrives looking a little sad, it is not necessarily a quality issue, but rather the current health of the plant. That's why we are here to help you.

Most plants will acclimate to their new environment within 48-72 hours.

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