Plant Care Geraldton waxflower

Geraldton waxflower

Also known as

Geraldton waxflower, Geraldton wax and Chamaelaucium uncinatum


Chamelaucium uncinatum

How to care for Geraldton waxflower


How often to water your Geraldton waxflower

Water needs for Geraldton waxflower
0.5 cups
every 9

Geraldton waxflower 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.

Calculate water needs of Geraldton waxflower

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Geraldton waxflower in your home

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

Geraldton waxflower love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Geraldton waxflower does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Geraldton waxflower

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Geraldton waxflower

Geraldton waxflower

Geraldton waxflower

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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