Plant Care Avonia alstonii

Avonia alstonii

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Anacampseros quinaria subsp. alstonii

How to care for Avonia alstonii


How often to water your Avonia alstonii

Water needs for Avonia alstonii
0.5 cups
every 12

Avonia alstonii needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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.

Calculate water needs of Avonia alstonii

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Avonia alstonii in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Avonia alstonii: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Avonia alstonii love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Avonia alstonii does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Avonia alstonii

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

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Care Summary for Avonia alstonii

Avonia alstonii

Avonia alstonii

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 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.

What other plant parents say

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Low water use , nice leaves and it flowers

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