Plant Care Acanthocalycium Hoevenii

Acanthocalycium Hoevenii

Taxonomy

Acanthocalycium Hoevenii
Acanthocalycium
Cactaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Acanthocalycium Hoevenii

Water

How often to water your Acanthocalycium Hoevenii

Water needs for Acanthocalycium Hoevenii
0.5 cups
every 12

Acanthocalycium Hoevenii needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Memphis, Tennessee.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Acanthocalycium Hoevenii

Water 0.5 cups every
12

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5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Acanthocalycium Hoevenii in Memphis, Tennessee

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Growing Acanthocalycium Hoevenii in Memphis right now

Light needs for plant Acanthocalycium Hoevenii in Memphis, Tennessee

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 3rd, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Memphis is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Acanthocalycium Hoevenii in Memphis, Tennessee

Sunlight will increase by 33.8% ☀️

February 4th, 2023

Memphis is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Memphis is expected to increase by 33.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.7 megajoules of energy per m2 p…

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Light needs for plant Acanthocalycium Hoevenii in Memphis, Tennessee

Daylight will increase by 1.0 hours 📈

February 4th, 2023

This month, Memphis is getting an average of 6.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 10.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.8 total hours of day…

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Finding light for Acanthocalycium Hoevenii in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Acanthocalycium Hoevenii: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Acanthocalycium Hoevenii love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Memphis, Tennessee ⛅.

Acanthocalycium Hoevenii does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Acanthocalycium Hoevenii

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Acanthocalycium Hoevenii: repot after 2X growth

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 Acanthocalycium Hoevenii after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Acanthocalycium Hoevenii

Acanthocalycium Hoevenii

Acanthocalycium Hoevenii


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Memphis, Tennessee, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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