Goat's Beard is a native rhizomatous perennial in the rose family found in damp, fertile woods and mountainous areas of eastern USA. It is dioecious with separate male and female plants. The flowers on the male plant are showier with numerous stamens per flower, while the female flower has 3.
Also known as
Goat's beard and Bride's feathers
How to care for Buck's-Beard
Buck's-Beard 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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Buck's-Beard 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.
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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 Buck's-Beard after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.