Plant Care glassy onion

glassy onion

Taxonomy

Allium hyalinum
Allium
Amaryllidaceae
Asparagales

How to care for glassy onion

Water

How often to water your glassy onion

Water needs for glassy onion
0.5 cups
every 9

glassy onion needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Edmond, Oklahoma.

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?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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

Plant care guide for glassy onion in Edmond, Oklahoma

Edmond, Oklahoma

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Growing glassy onion in Edmond right now

Light needs for plant glassy onion in Edmond, Oklahoma

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 15th, 2022

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

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

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Light needs for plant glassy onion in Edmond, Oklahoma

Sunlight will increase by 18.3% ☀️

January 17th, 2022

Edmond is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Edmond is expected to increase by 18.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.3 megajoules of energy per m2 per…

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Finding light for glassy onion in your home

Light needs and placement for plant glassy onion: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

glassy onion 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 Edmond, Oklahoma ⛅.

glassy onion does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize glassy onion

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

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Care Summary for glassy onion

glassy onion


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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