Plant Care Spanish needles.

Spanish needles.


Bidens bipinnata

How to care for Spanish needles.


How often to water your Spanish needles.

Water needs for Spanish needles.
0.5 cups
every 9

Spanish needles. 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 Spanish needles.

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Spanish needles. in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Spanish needles.: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Spanish needles. love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Spanish needles. does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Spanish needles.

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern

Care Summary for Spanish needles.

Spanish needles.

Spanish needles.

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 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.

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