Easiest Succulents To Propagate

  Top 15 Easiest Succulents To Propagate

Do you know about succulents? Do you know about easiest succulents to propagate?Lets go guys in detail. The main advantage of succulents is there easy way for propagation. We  know that through offsets, leaves and stem cuttings, succulents will reproduce and multiply, which makes them as a good choice for expanding their product.

We know that there are good amount of benefits for easy propagation.You can expand the collection by creating more amount of succulent plants in the cost effective way manner.It also helps to increase the number of succulents. 

Kalanchoe Daigremontiana

It is one of the easiest succulents to propagate. It is also called as the Mother of Thousands or Alligator plant, which is known for its easy propagation as because of its good reproductive strategy. Succulent is known as a well established and aggressive weed which is present almost everywhere and it can be seen along road sides or waste areas.The exudates released from the plant can the nearby plants in its growth.

Reasons for its easy propagation

  • Low care requirement: This succulent plant is one which is indestructible and does not need any care.
  • Fast propagation rate’
  • Plantlets on leaf margins
Kalanchoe Daigremontiana| easiest succulents to propagate
Kalanchoe Daigremontiana. Image source: Wikipedia
  1. Sempervivum Tectorum

Sempeervivum Tectorum is one of the easiest succulents to propagate, which is also known as Common Houseleek or Hens and Chicks, and it is a perennial succulent which belongs to Crassulaceae family. It forms a rosettes of fleshy leaves. Leaves are mainly of green in colour but it can also display colours of red, brown  or purple , which depends on the cultivar and environmental conditions. It is also a low grower which will eventually form chicks around the main rosette.Offsets or plantlets which will be easily detached and then it can be replanted inorder to create new plants.It is also known for its ability to self-sow, which will produce seeds lead to new plants.

Reasons for its easy propagation

  • Special offset formation
  • Strong rooting ability
  • Resilience and vigorous grow
Sempervivum Tectorum| easiest succulents to propagate
Sempervivum Tectorum.Image source: Mashrita Nature Cloud
  1. Echeveria ‘ Lola’

Echeveria ‘Lola’ is a succulent which is easy to propagate and belongs to the Crussulaceae family.A hybrid variety between the Echeveria Tippy and Echeveria Lilacina. In the presence of strong light. Leaves tips display a pink colour. Leaves have a slight powdery texture and which vary colours from light gray, blue , green which eventually turn to a pink purple colour.On the spring and fall, it can be grown well in outdoors or it can be provided with abundant sunlight.

Reasons for its easy propagation:

  • Resilient nature
  • Compact growth and rosette formation
  • Offset production
Echeveria 'Lola'| easiest succulents to propagate
Echeveria ‘Lola’. Image source: In stock

4.Sedum Rubrotinctum Roseum

You always have a doubt that that which succulents are the easiest to propagate. Another easiest succulents to propagate is the Pink jelly bean or Pink stonecrop, which is the cultivar of the Sedum rubrotinctum. Leaves of this plant exhibits a good combination of colours. Base colour is always greenish blue  and also edges or tips may have the colour of pink, red and purple. Intensity of its pink colouration  can be varied depe ding on its environmental conditions and plants overall health.

Reason for its easy propagation

  • Growth habit
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Sedum Rubrotinctum Roseum. Image source: Pinterest

5. Sedum Clavatum

Next easiest succulents to propagate is the Stonecrop or Club-shaped Stone crop, which belongs to the Crassulaceae family. Rosettes of this plant are of fleshy, cylindrical leaves which are typically of green in colour. Leaves will have of a smooth texture and which may develop a reddish or purplish tinges in the presence of certain environmental conditions.

Reasons for its easy propagation:

  • Rapid growth
  • Stoloniferous nature.
Sedum Clavatum| easiest succulents to propagate
Sedum Clavatum.Image source: My Bageecha

6.Sedeveria Markus

Sedeveria Markus is an easiest succulents to propagate, where leaves are arranged like a lotus pattern. By proper care, leaves appear like a tightly packed nature and will also show an orange-reddish colour, which looks like a very charming nature.A slight pink and appearance which show captivating appearance give a achievable way for sufficient sunlight and also a moderate watering.

Reason for its easy propagation:

  • Easy bud
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Sedeveria Markus. Image source: Picture this

7. Graptopetalum Paraguayense cv. Bronze

It is one of the easiest succulents to propagate as a cultivated variety of species, which is also known as the Ghost Plant or Mother of Pearl Plant. The variety is mainly noticed for the bronze or reddish colouration, which will eventually gives an appealing and also a unique touch to the plant’s appearance.

Reason for its easy propagation:

Hardy and resilient

Graptopetalum Paraguayense cv. Bronze| easiest succulents to propagate
Graptopetalum Paraguayense cv.Bronze|The next gardener

8.Orostachys Boehmeri

Orostachys Boehmeri is a succulent which is easy to propagate known as the dunce crop, which is one of the plant belongs to the stonecarp family and also native to Japan. It gives a unique succulent appearance which forms like a basal rosette similar to that of sempervivums. The rosettes which already produced flowers dies off after blooming, but the offsets which are younger have not yet produced flowers will remain and also continues to grow.Offsets are necessary for the perpetuation of the species, which allows the succulent to thrive and also persist so much time.

Reasons for its easy propagation:

  • Abundant offset production
  • Rapid growth
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Orostachys Boehmeri. Image source:Shoot

9. Echeveria Black Prince

It is one of the easiest succulents to propagate and it is a popular one which is well known for the striking appearance it gives  and also have a dark, rich colouration. The family of this succulent is Crassulaceae and the native region is Mexico.When the plant is exposed to low light , it wil look as green and by the increased amount of sunlight, it will gives as red and then black like appearance, in summer season it blooms.

Reasons for its easy propagation:

  • High rooting capacity:It has a hood high rooting capacity, which means it has the capacity to produce from roots.
  • The versatility of propagation methods: It can be propagated through various methods like divisions, beheading and leaf cuttings.
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Echeveria Black Prince. Image source: In stock

10.x Pachyveria ‘Clavifolia’

Now lets give answer to the question, which succulents are easy to propagate.The another easiest succulents to propagate is the Jeweled crown which propagates under the strong bright light which eventually tolerates high temperature.As they mature, it will form as a neat succulents and also known as the jeweled crown.It is an attractive succulent having rosettes about 2.4 inches of diameter.Leaves are always fleshy, slightly curved and also as flattish.Margins of leaves have a shade of pinkish which is prominent on full sun.

Reasons for its easy propagation:

  • Strong water storage ability
  • Easy to cluster
x Pachyveria ' Clavifolia' | easiest succulents to propagate
x Pachyveria ‘Clavifolia’. Image source: The Next Gardener

11.Graptoveria Ebony Mendozae

IThe next easiest succulents to propagate which is the beautiful hybrid formed from Echeveria Agavoides Ebony and Graptopetalum Mendozae. The leaves of this succulent have chunky leaves which are always perfect for propagation.The succulents are compact and also relatively small,their main distinguishing feature is they have freckles which is found on the leaves.They are mainly the most prolific and can produce a lot more of offsets.

Graptoveria Ebony Mendozae|easiest succulents to propagate
Graptoveria Ebony Mendozae.Image source: Reddit

12. Graptoveria Acaulis

Lets talk about another easiest succulents to propagate   and is the hybrid of Graptopeatalum paraguayense and Echeveria Amoena. The parents are mostly cold and hardy, so, this graptoveria can tolerate even cold climates upto -15 to -17 degrees Celsius.As based on many people personal experience, this succulents are one of the easiest succulents to propagate. You can simply grow them by using the stem or leaf cutting.

Graptoveria Acaulis |easiest succulents to propagate
Graptoveria Acaulis .Image source: Succulents online

13.Crassula Marnierana Hottenhot

Next easiest succulents  to propagate is the Crassula marnierana hottenhot.It is also one of the cute trailing succulent. Also known as the strings of button. As it looks like buttons are stacked together, they got the nick name. We can propagate it through stem cutting. It can either be grown in water or in water.

Crassula Marnierana Hottenhot|easiest succulents to propagate
Crassula Marnierana Hottenhot . Image source:Cowells Garden Centre

14.Othona Capensis

IThe next among easiest succulents to propagate, which commonly called as Ruby’s necklace. We all love them as it is a trailing succulent having a forgiving nature and having no fuss. They are more relatively easy to grow and also easy to propagate. The nodes present on stem can grow roots as they placed on soil. It is easily can be best propagated through stem cuttings.The leaves also doesnt produce any like offshoot like of other succulents.

Othona Capensis|easiest succulents to propagate
Othona Capensis. Image source: Random Harvest Nursery

15.Crassula Calico Kitten

It is one of the easiest succulents to propagate having a variegated heart shaped succulent to propagate. It also looks stunning as by its succulent arrangements. As when stressed it turns out into a bright red colour and also it always stands out. The easiest way to propagate succulents is through stem cuttings. You can propagate either by place them in soil or in water.

Crassulo Calico Kitten| easiest succulents to propagate
Crassulo Calico Kitten. Image source: Mountain Crest Gardens


Guys, now we are gone through 15 amazing easiest succulents to propagate.As by reading this article you went to know about that easiest way to propagate succulents through leaf or stem cutting.You already know that most succulents have the characteristics of easy propagation, but the reasons behind the easy propagation and the methods in which they survive vary. You have to be care about nurturing this succulents , for that you have to be more familiar with their growth habits. So, guys grow some easy propagating succulents in your house and make your house even so beautiful.