How To Water Succulents. Water the succulent once a week or biweekly Check the soils moisture with your finger If it feels dry water it until its completely soaked. The best way to water succulents is by soaking and drying them not just pouring a ton of water in like most other plants.
Let the plant soak up the remaining moisture for 15 minutes. It is a typical property of a succulent to store water in the plant and leaves. Water the plant until the soil is thoroughly soaked.
Fill a watering can or cup and run a slow and steady stream of room temperature water all over the top layer of your succulents soil.
Water from the base of the plant. Once water starts running out of the pots drainage hole its your cue to stop. Place the succulent pot on the drainage disc. Between two fingers gently press the leaves.