Plant Care Buddleja Globosa

Buddleja Globosa

Also known as

Orange-ball-tree, Orange-ball-tree, Orange-ball-tree, Orange ball buddleja and Matico

Taxonomy

Buddleja globosa
Buddleja
Scrophulariaceae
Lamiales

How to care for Buddleja Globosa

Water

How often to water your Buddleja Globosa

Water needs for Buddleja Globosa
0.5 cups
every 9

Buddleja Globosa needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Houston, Texas.

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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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.

Plant care guide for Buddleja Globosa in Houston, Texas

Houston, Texas

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Growing Buddleja Globosa in Houston right now

Light needs for plant Buddleja Globosa in Houston, Texas

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

December 9th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Houston is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Buddleja Globosa in Houston, Texas

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 16.2% ☀️

December 8th, 2021

Houston is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Houston is expected to decrease by 16.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.7 megajoules of energy per m2 per …

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Light needs for plant Buddleja Globosa in Houston, Texas

Daylight will decrease by 0.6 hours 📉

December 8th, 2021

This month, Houston is getting an average of 8.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 5.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.1 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for Orange-ball-tree in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Buddleja Globosa: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Buddleja Globosa love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Houston, Texas ⛅.

Buddleja Globosa does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Buddleja Globosa

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

When to repot Buddleja Globosa

Nutrient needs for plant Buddleja Globosa in Houston, Texas

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 9th, 2021

The growing potential in Houston is low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to repot…

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FAQs
Difficulty Level

Buddleja Globosa is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Buddleja Globosa

Buddleja Globosa


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Houston, Texas, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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