Plant Care Low Shoebutton

Low Shoebutton

Taxonomy

Ardisia humulis
Ardisia
Primulaceae
Ericales

How to care for Low Shoebutton

Water

How often to water your Low Shoebutton

Water needs for Low Shoebutton
0.5 cups
every 9

Low Shoebutton needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Tampa, FL.

Use the calculator below to personalize watering recommendations to your environment, or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Low Shoebutton

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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.

Plant care guide for Low Shoebutton in Tampa, FL

Tampa, FL

86% High

Finding light for Low Shoebutton in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Low Shoebutton: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Low Shoebutton may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Tampa, FL ☀️.️

This is a great time to watch your Low Shoebutton thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Low Shoebutton

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

Care Summary for Low Shoebutton

Low Shoebutton

Low Shoebutton


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Tampa, FL, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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