Plant Care Alpinia 'Red Rubin'

Alpinia 'Red Rubin'

Taxonomy

Alpinia 'Red Rubin'
Alpinia
Zingiberaceae
Zingiberales

How to care for Alpinia 'Red Rubin'

Water

How often to water your Alpinia 'Red Rubin'

Water needs for Alpinia 'Red Rubin'
0.5 cups
every 9

Alpinia 'Red Rubin' 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 Alpinia 'Red Rubin' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Alpinia 'Red Rubin': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Alpinia 'Red Rubin' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Alpinia 'Red Rubin' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Alpinia 'Red Rubin'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Alpinia 'Red Rubin': 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 Alpinia 'Red Rubin' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Alpinia 'Red Rubin'

Alpinia 'Red Rubin'


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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