Plant Care Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove

About Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove

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

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove likes soil that is well draining. You may want to supplement with a gentle, organic fertilizer throughout the peak growing season.

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove belongs to the Aureolaria genus, and is native to the Central and Eastern United States.

Taxonomy

Aureolaria pedicularia
Aureolaria
Orobanchaceae
Lamiales

Also known as

fernleaf yellow false foxglove, fern-leaved false foxglove and fernleaf false foxglove

How to care for Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove

Water

How often to water your Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove

Water needs for Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove
0.5 cups
every 9

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove 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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove: 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 Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove

Fernleaf Yellow False Foxglove


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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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