How to care for Candle Plant
Candle Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Louisville, Kentucky.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 7th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Louisville is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in d…
December 6th, 2021
Louisville is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Louisville is expected to decrease by 23.6% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.3 megajoules of energy per m…
December 8th, 2021
This month, Louisville is getting an average of 8.2 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.3 total hours of dayl…
Candle Plant may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Louisville, Kentucky ⛅.
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 Candle Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.