About European Arnica
Leopards Bane is a perennial herb in the aster family native to Europe. It grows .5 to 2 feet tall with basal downy leaves and flowers that occur May to August. It tolerates most soils if they are well-drained in full sun to partial shade but prefers slightly alkaline moist sandy loams.
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How to care for European Arnica
European Arnica needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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European Arnica love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
European Arnica does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 European Arnica after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.