About Candlenut Tree
Candlenut Tree is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is easy to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Candlenut Tree belongs to the aleurites genus, and is native to Tropical Asia and Australia.
Also known as
Indian-walnut, Kukui, candle-nut, candleberry, candlenut, candlenut-tree and lumbangtree
How to care for Candlenut Tree
Candlenut Tree 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.
Candlenut Tree love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Candlenut Tree does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Candlenut Tree after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.