Plant Care Buckler Mustard

Buckler Mustard


Biscutella laevigata

How to care for Buckler Mustard


How often to water your Buckler Mustard

Water needs for Buckler Mustard
0.5 cups
every 9

Buckler Mustard 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

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Finding light for Buckler Mustard in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Buckler Mustard: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Buckler Mustard 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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How to fertilize Buckler Mustard

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

Care Summary for Buckler Mustard

Buckler Mustard

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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