Plant Care Australian Tauhinu

Australian Tauhinu

Also known as

common cassinia and dollybush


Cassinia aculeata

How to care for Australian Tauhinu

💦 Water

How often to water your Australian Tauhinu

Water needs for Australian Tauhinu
0.5 cups
every 9

Australian Tauhinu 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?

Select the pot size

☀️ Light

Finding light for Australian Tauhinu in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Australian Tauhinu: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Australian Tauhinu may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Australian Tauhinu

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

Care Summary for Australian Tauhinu

Australian Tauhinu

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft 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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