Plant Care Chasmanthe Floribunda

Chasmanthe Floribunda

Also known as

Greater Cobra Lily, Greater Cobra Lily, Greater cobra lily, cobra lily and African flag

Taxonomy

Chasmanthe floribunda
Chasmanthe
Iridaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Chasmanthe Floribunda

Water

How often to water your Chasmanthe Floribunda

Water needs for Chasmanthe Floribunda
0.5 cups
every 9

Chasmanthe Floribunda 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 Chasmanthe Floribunda

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Select a city to check sunlight intensity

Finding light for Greater Cobra Lily in your home

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

Chasmanthe Floribunda love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Chasmanthe Floribunda does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Chasmanthe Floribunda

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

FAQs
Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Toxicity
Soil

Care Summary for Chasmanthe Floribunda

Chasmanthe Floribunda

Chasmanthe Floribunda


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.

Trending in your area

Similar to Chasmanthe Floribunda

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in