Plant Care Eastern Strawberry-Tree

Eastern Strawberry-Tree

Also known as

Greek Strawberry Tree

Taxonomy

Arbutus andrachne
Arbutus
Ericaceae
Ericales

How to care for Eastern Strawberry-Tree

Water

How often to water your Eastern Strawberry-Tree

Water needs for Eastern Strawberry-Tree
0.5 cups
every 9

Eastern Strawberry-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.

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 Eastern Strawberry-Tree in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Eastern Strawberry-Tree: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Eastern Strawberry-Tree love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Eastern Strawberry-Tree does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Eastern Strawberry-Tree in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Eastern Strawberry-Tree

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Eastern Strawberry-Tree: 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 Eastern Strawberry-Tree after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Eastern Strawberry-Tree

Eastern Strawberry-Tree


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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