Plant Care gold medallion tree

gold medallion tree

About gold medallion tree

gold medallion tree is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

gold medallion tree belongs to the cassia genus, and is native to Southeastern Brazil.


Cassia leptophylla

How to care for gold medallion tree


How often to water your gold medallion tree

Water needs for gold medallion tree
0.5 cups
every 9

gold medallion tree 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

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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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 gold medallion tree in your home

Light needs and placement for plant gold medallion tree: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

gold medallion tree love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

gold medallion tree does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of gold medallion tree in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize gold medallion tree

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

Difficulty Level

gold medallion tree 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!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for gold medallion tree

gold medallion tree

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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