Also known as
Amsinckia tesselata, bristly fiddleneck, tessellate fiddleneck, checker fiddleneck and devil's lettuce
How to care for Amsinckia tesselata
Amsinckia tesselata 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.
Amsinckia tesselata love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Amsinckia tesselata does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Amsinckia tesselata in your home 🏡.
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 Amsinckia tesselata after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.