Pachyphytum Oviferum is a lovely succulent with pinkish chubby pebble-like leaves covered with a thin layer of white powder. It's very popular and highly sought after due to its cute color and appearance. In winter to early spring, it produces dark pink bell-shaped flowers. It is a tender soft succulent that is not frost tolerant and need protection from hot sunlight.
*** Shipped Bareroot
⚠️ Extremely fragile. Some leaves may fall off during shipping.
⚠️This moonstone is pink, but during shipping it may change color due to the condition in the box. It will turn pink and thrive again if well taken care of. Please read this for your reference: http://forums.gardenweb.com/discussions/1823750/pink-moonstone.
⚠️This is a fragile plant, so we'll try our best to pack it very carefully with multiple layers of bubblewrap and peanuts, and the box will have multiple fragile signs. However, we cannot control how USPS handle packages. Therefore please understand that we cannot offer replacement or refund if some leaves break during transportation! We're more than happy to share tips on leaf propagation, so please feel free to let us know if you have any question.
This plant is hardy down to around 25 degrees F. It does enjoy regular watering during the warmer months but it must be protected from cold weather (below freezing) during the winter. You will receive a plant similar to the one pictured, please be aware that no 2 plants are exactly the same. Also be careful of overwatering because it may be prone to root rot if soil remains wet for too long.
Light: Partial shade to full sun
Bloom Time: Spring
Flower Color: Red
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)
Your plant will be meticulously bubblewrapped and shipped in a sturdy box. Most 2" plants are shipped in their original plastic pot with soil. Fragile and big 4" plants are shipped bareroot to ensure their safety. When opening your package, some soil may be loose in the box. Plant orders are shipped within 3-5 days depending on availability of the plant. We ship our plants Monday through Friday, all twelve months of the year! If you need your order urgently, please message us so we can upgrade your shipping (additional cost applied).
Here is our blog about the shipping process and packaging
We do not ship outside of the continental United States.
We only ship out beautiful, healthy plants! Please track your package and open it immediately upon arrival. If you receive your package and are not satisfied, please message us immediately. Fragile plants such as bearpaw, baby toe, etc. may break or loose a few of their leaves during transport. Please contact us for replacements if your plants are severely damaged. We'll try our best to accommodate you.
Plants may be slightly larger or smaller than the pot they are grown in, depending on availability or time of year. Sedums such as Cherry Tart and Lime Zinger are dormant in the winter, i.e. they wilt, start dropping leaves, and look dead. It's simply a survival mechanism that help succulents stay alive over the cold winter and gear up for warmer days ahead.
Provide porous soil with adequate drainage, pots with drainage hole are recommended. Bright, filtered light and ample airflow. Water thoroughly when soil is dry to the touch. Never let your succulents sit in water. Do NOT water on the leaves. If you water from beneath by letting the plant sit in a saucer of water, make sure to pour off any excess water after a few minutes.
The hotter it is outside, the faster your soil will dry out, so you’ll need to water more often if you live in a hot area. Water with caution in winter, as the plant can lose its roots if the soil stays cold and wet for extended periods; protect from frost to prevent scarring.
This little plant is very cute, a little smaller than I expected, even for 2.5 inch pot. But it is doing well so far
I’ve ordered probably half a dozen times in the last 4 weeks and receive nothing but beautiful, perfect and healthy plants! Loved these moonstones especially. Will be ordering again very soon.
I love as well and I love the pink
Absolutely Gorgeous and Easy to Care for!
Order arrived right on time. The succulents arrived in great condition. Absolutely stunning and are just as depicted in the description box and in the photos! I’m so happy with my order and plan on ordering more in the future!
The plants arrived perfect condition. Little disappointed beacuase the plant wasn't as pink as it was in the picture.