Plant Care Flat Crown

Flat Crown

Also known as

West African albizia, flat-crown and Flat-crown Albizia


Albizia adianthifolia

How to care for Flat Crown


How often to water your Flat Crown

Water needs for Flat Crown
0.5 cups
every 9

Flat Crown 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

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

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Finding light for Flat Crown in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Flat Crown: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Flat Crown love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Flat Crown does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Flat Crown in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Flat Crown

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Flat Crown

Flat Crown

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


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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