Plant Care Anemopsis Californica

Anemopsis Californica

Also known as

Yerba Mansa, Yerba Mansa, Yerba mansa, Anemopsis and Lizard tail


Anemopsis californica

How to care for Anemopsis Californica


How often to water your Anemopsis Californica

Water needs for Anemopsis Californica
0.5 cups
every 9

Anemopsis Californica 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.

Calculate water needs of Anemopsis Californica

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 Yerba Mansa in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Anemopsis Californica: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Anemopsis Californica love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Anemopsis Californica does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Anemopsis Californica

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

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Care Summary for Anemopsis Californica

Anemopsis Californica

Anemopsis Californica

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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