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  • String of Tears - for sale by Succy Crafts
  • String of Tears - for sale by Succy Crafts
  • String of Tears - for sale by Succy Crafts
  • String of Tears - for sale by Succy Crafts
  • String of Tears - for sale by Succy Crafts
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String of Tears

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Senecio Herreianus "String of Tears" also known as "String of Raindrops" or "String of Beads" is a popular trailing succulent. This plant grows long flexible stems/strands with chubby "Tear" shaped leaves. A delicate leaf window runs through the center of its leaves, this is how the plant absorbs sunlight. A perfect succulent to display in hanging baskets or tall containers to let grow nice and long. Best to keep this plant out of direct sunlight to keep healthy and bright green.

Native to: South Africa, Namibia 

Zone: 9-11

Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost

Recommended light conditions: full sun to partial shade

Bloomtime: Spring 

Bloomcolor: 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.

Customer Reviews

Based on 41 reviews
Barb Vacca
First Time Purchase

I love this plant! It was very health when it arrived. You take such care with the packaging of your plants.

Jane Stamper
String of tears

Arrived in good condition. Looking good.

Paula M Tubbs
Loved them !

Beautiful healthy plants ❤

LIZ Fisher
Healthy succulents

The succulents arrived in good condition. Besides the String of Tears. Which I knew the name, could you include the names of the other succulents?

Jodie Neeley
Great choice!!

I love the way my string of pearls looked! It is already thriving and growing so well!

Tina Bell
Easy to maintain

Adorable, and easy to grow.