Plant Care False Hellebore

False Hellebore

Also known as

Pheasant's eye, Spring pheasant's eye and Yellow pheasant's eye

Taxonomy

Adonis vernalis
Adonis
Ranunculaceae
Ranunculales

How to care for False Hellebore

Water

How often to water your False Hellebore

Water needs for False Hellebore
0.5 cups
every 9

False Hellebore needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

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

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for False Hellebore in your home

Light needs and placement for plant False Hellebore: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

False Hellebore love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

False Hellebore does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize False Hellebore

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for False Hellebore: 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 False Hellebore after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for False Hellebore

False Hellebore


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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