Also known as
common three-seeded mercury, common three-seeded mercury, common three-seeded mercury, rhombic three-seeded-mercury, rhomboid mercury, copperleaf, rhombic copper-leaf, three-seeded-mercury, ricinelle rhomboide and diamond threeseed mercury
How to care for Acalypha Rhomboidea
Acalypha Rhomboidea needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Los Angeles, California.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
October 7th, 2022
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Los Angeles is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in deter…
October 5th, 2022
Los Angeles is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Los Angeles is expected to decrease by 26.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 14.1 megajoules of energy pe…
October 7th, 2022
This month, Los Angeles is getting an average of 12.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 12.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.9 total hours o…
Acalypha Rhomboidea love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Los Angeles, California ☀️.
This is a great time to watch your Acalypha Rhomboidea thrive 🌿!
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Acalypha Rhomboidea after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
October 6th, 2022
The growing potential in Los Angeles is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot…