Plant Care Arizona Madrone

Arizona Madrone


Arbutus arizonica

How to care for Arizona Madrone


How often to water your Arizona Madrone

Water needs for Arizona Madrone
0.5 cups
every 9

Arizona Madrone 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

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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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.

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Finding light for Arizona Madrone in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Arizona Madrone: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Arizona Madrone love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Arizona Madrone does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Arizona Madrone

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Arizona Madrone

Arizona Madrone

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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