About Ceratonia Siliqua
Carob is a flowering evergreen tree in the bean family native to the Medditranian region and Iran. It creates edible pods that are used as a chocolate substitute. It's a tree that's a part of the Carobaceae family. Carob pods are edible.
Also known as
Carob Tree, Carob Tree, St john's-bread and Carob
How to care for Ceratonia Siliqua
Ceratonia Siliqua needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Dallas, Texas.
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February 6th, 2023
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Dallas is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
February 7th, 2023
Dallas is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Dallas is expected to increase by 31.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 12.0 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
February 2nd, 2023
This month, Dallas is getting an average of 6.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 8.6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.9 total hours of dayli…
Ceratonia Siliqua 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 Dallas, Texas ⛅.
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 Ceratonia Siliqua after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.