Plant Care Chocolate Flower

Chocolate Flower

Also known as

lyreleaf greeneyes


Berlandiera lyrata

How to care for Chocolate Flower

💦 Water

How often to water your Chocolate Flower

Water needs for Chocolate Flower
0.5 cups
every 9

Chocolate Flower 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.

Calculate water needs of Chocolate Flower

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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☀️ Light

Finding light for Chocolate Flower in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Chocolate Flower: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Chocolate Flower 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.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Chocolate Flower in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Chocolate Flower

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

Care Summary for Chocolate Flower

Chocolate Flower

Chocolate Flower

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


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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