Plant Care Buckbrush

Buckbrush

Also known as

buckbrush ceanothus and cuneate ceanothus

Taxonomy

Ceanothus cuneatus
Ceanothus
Rhamnaceae
Rosales

How to care for Buckbrush

Water

How often to water your Buckbrush

Water needs for Buckbrush
0.5 cups
every 9

Buckbrush 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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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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 Buckbrush in your home

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

Buckbrush love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Buckbrush does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Buckbrush

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

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Care Summary for Buckbrush

Buckbrush


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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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