Plant Care Alameda Manzanita

Alameda Manzanita

About Alameda Manzanita

Alameda Manzanita is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Alameda Manzanita likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.


Arctostaphylos pallida

Also known as

pallid manzanita

How to care for Alameda Manzanita


How often to water your Alameda Manzanita

Water needs for Alameda Manzanita
0.5 cups
every 9

Alameda Manzanita 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

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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 Alameda Manzanita in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Alameda Manzanita: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Alameda Manzanita love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Alameda Manzanita does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Alameda Manzanita

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern

Care Summary for Alameda Manzanita

Alameda Manzanita

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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