Plant Care Brazil raintree

Brazil raintree

About Brazil raintree

The Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow Plant is a perennial shrub in the nightshade family. It gets its name from the ever-changing color of its blooms that go from deep purple to lavender, to white as they mature. Heaviest blooming is in spring and fall but it may repeat bloom anytime during the year under favorable conditions.

Taxonomy

Brunfelsia pauciflora
Brunfelsia
Solanaceae
Solanales

Also known as

Yesterday-today-and-tomorrow, Morning-noon-and-night and Kiss me quick

How to care for Brazil raintree

Water

How often to water your Brazil raintree

Water needs for Brazil raintree
0.5 cups
every 9

Brazil raintree 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 Brazil raintree

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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 Brazil raintree in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Brazil raintree: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Brazil raintree love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Brazil raintree does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Brazil raintree

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Brazil raintree is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Care Summary for Brazil raintree

Brazil raintree

Brazil raintree


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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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