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What do sunburned succulents look like?
Succulents will appear sunburned if the plants are exposed to too much direct sunlight. The burns typically manifest as brown, yellow or red blotches on the leaves and stems of a succulent that are in contact with light.
Can you save a sunburned plant?
“If you find your plant has been burnt, it is best to cut off the damaged leaves or trim them if you can,” says Steinkopf. “They will not heal or turn green again.” Then move your plant into a less bright area—choosing filtered light over direct sun—whisper your deepest apologies to it, and resume proper care.
How do you keep a plant from getting sunburned?
How long does it take for succulent to recover from sunburn?
Treating your Succulent Sunburn
Get it to a shady spot for a 3-7 days, and moisten the soil immediately if it's dry. The white marks should be less visible or gone completely before putting them out in direct sun. If the succulent has brown marks, the damage is severe. Don't throw the plant away!
What does cactus sunburn look like?
What Does Sunburn Look Like on a Cactus? The color of the sunburn is a sign that you might have over-exposed your cactus to sunlight. A sunburned cactus will turn from its natural greenish-gray shade to an orange, red, or even bright yellow if it has been exposed for too long.