Plant Care Brussel Sprout

Brussel Sprout

Also known as

Brassica Oleracea Var. Gemmifera


Brassica oleracea 'Gemmifera'

How to care for Brussel Sprout


How often to water your Brussel Sprout

Water needs for Brussel Sprout
0.5 cups
every 9

Brussel Sprout 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 Brussel Sprout

Water 0.5 cups every

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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 Brussel Sprout in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Brussel Sprout: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Brussel Sprout love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Brussel Sprout does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Brussel Sprout

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

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Care Summary for Brussel Sprout

Brussel Sprout

Brussel Sprout

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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