It is a beautiful, hybrid succulent up to 8 inches (20 cm) tall, with lovely bright colors that offsets freely. The leaves are thick, succulent, green with deep pink tips and form tightly clustered rosettes.
Graptosedum Darley Sunshine has thick green leaves with red tips that form a rosette. This variety spreads like a sedum with the rosettes growing out on the ends of long stems.
Darley Sunshine will tolerate some shade but hold back on the water more than if it was in full sun. Graptosedum has a clump-forming habit and grows to a height of approximately 15cm. They are generally easy to propagate, by seeds, leaf cuttings or offsets. If a leaf breaks off, it is likely to root and start a new plant. It can then produce a new rosette quickly.
6 inch (15 cm)
4 inch (10 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Graptosedum Darley Sunshine
Maximum Reachable Height
Easy to grow
Planting and care
Keep in a bright sunny location.
Try not to water the leaves, give water to soil only.
Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.
Water the plant in a morning, between 8 to 10 am.
Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Avoid keeping in suffocated areas or in dark room.
While, re-potting or propagating try not to disturb the roots.
Required care in the winter season. If growing in a pot, then kept in indoors and growing in outside do mulching.
Graptosedum Darley Sunshine care
This plant can be grown from leaf cuttings. Pull a leaf from the main stem, leave it to dry for a day, then place it on the surface of the growing medium. The growing medium should be light and well drained, you can use a mixture of soil, sand and compost. The leaf will form roots and eventually, a small rosette will appear at the base. It requires minimum 10 degrees C temperature and partial sun to form roots and new growth. Remove and pot up the new plant when well rooted. Water the new plant regularly.
Full sun to partial shade, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.
Well drained soil.
22 to 35 degrees C
Apply any organic fertilizer in spring.
Graptosedum Darley Sunshine uses
This plant with its pale blue-green leaves can be used as contrasting foliage in succulent plantings, cactus gardens or xeriscape plantings
It is also pretty used as edging for dry borders and in rock gardens
It can be kept in pots too, provided the soil drains well
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Graptosedum Darley Sunshine ?
Graptosedum Darley Sunshine is commonly known as Graptosedum Darley Sunshine
How tall do Graptosedum Darley Sunshine grow?
On average Graptosedum Darley Sunshine grows 8 inches
What color are Graptosedum Darley Sunshine ?
A Graptosedum Darley Sunshine plant bears flowers of color Yellow
When Graptosedum Darley Sunshine blooms?
With enough light, Graptosedum Darley Sunshine may produce Yellow flowers in Summer
How hard is Graptosedum Darley Sunshine to grow?
A Graptosedum Darley Sunshine is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Graptosedum Darley Sunshine need?
A Graptosedum Darley Sunshine prefers Full sun to partial shade, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.
How much water does a Graptosedum Darley Sunshine need?
A Graptosedum Darley Sunshine prefers watering Moderately
What kind of soil does a Graptosedum Darley Sunshine need?
A Graptosedum Darley Sunshine prefers Well drained soil.
What temperature does a Graptosedum Darley Sunshine like?
A Graptosedum Darley Sunshine prefers 22 to 35 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Graptosedum Darley Sunshine ?
To encourage Graptosedum Darley Sunshine growth, Apply any organic fertilizer in spring.
Saturday, 25 July 2020
Is this plant low maintenance.
Saturday, 25 July 2020
Brilliant stuff, highly recommended.
Sunday, 15 March 2020
Plant is in good health.. I m really happy with this little one.