Plant Care Catalina Mountain-Lilac

Catalina Mountain-Lilac

Also known as

felt-leaf ceanothus and feltleaf ceanothus


Ceanothus arboreus

How to care for Catalina Mountain-Lilac


How often to water your Catalina Mountain-Lilac

Water needs for Catalina Mountain-Lilac
0.5 cups
every 9

Catalina Mountain-Lilac 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 Catalina Mountain-Lilac in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Catalina Mountain-Lilac: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Catalina Mountain-Lilac love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Catalina Mountain-Lilac does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Catalina Mountain-Lilac in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Catalina Mountain-Lilac

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Catalina Mountain-Lilac: 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 Catalina Mountain-Lilac after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Catalina Mountain-Lilac

Catalina Mountain-Lilac

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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