What does an overwatered succulent look like?
If the leaves are beginning to look yellow and transparent or feel soggy and mushy on touch, it is likely, a typical case of overwatering. Further, overwatered succulents usually get black spots and soft yellow leaves.
How can you tell if a succulent is dehydrated?
- Thinning, shriveled leaves.
- Brown, dry, dead leaves at the bottom of the plant.
- Soft, flat leaves that have lost their plumpness and firmness.
Do succulents shrivel when overwatered?
When succulents are getting too much water, their leaves start to look like shriveled fingers that have been in the jacuzzi too long. If overwatering continues, leaves will often turn brown as they rot completely then begin to fall off.