Plant Care Strawberry Blite

Strawberry Blite

5.0 out of 5 (1 experiences)

Strawberry Blite has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Strawberry Blite has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Also known as

Blite Goosefoot and Strawberry Spinach

Taxonomy

Chenopodium capitatum
Chenopodium
Amaranthaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Strawberry Blite

Water

How often to water your Strawberry Blite

Water needs for Strawberry Blite
0.5 cups
every 9

Strawberry Blite needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Houston, Texas.

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 Strawberry Blite

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.

Plant care guide for Strawberry Blite in Houston, Texas

Houston, Texas

73% High

Growing Strawberry Blite in Houston right now

Light needs for plant Strawberry Blite in Houston, Texas

Plant growth potential is currently medium 👌

October 23rd, 2021

Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Houston is currently medium 👌.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Strawberry Blite in Houston, Texas

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 25.3% ☀️

October 23rd, 2021

Houston is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Houston is expected to decrease by 25.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 12.0 megajoules of energy per m2 per…

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Light needs for plant Strawberry Blite in Houston, Texas

Daylight will decrease by 1.2 hours 📉

October 23rd, 2021

This month, Houston is getting an average of 9.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 10.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.7 total hours of day…

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Finding light for Strawberry Blite in your home

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

Strawberry Blite love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Houston, Texas ☀️.

This is a great time to watch your Strawberry Blite thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Strawberry Blite

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

When to repot Strawberry Blite

Nutrient needs for plant Strawberry Blite in Houston, Texas

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

October 20th, 2021

The growing potential in Houston is medium 👌.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…

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Care Summary for Strawberry Blite

Strawberry Blite

Strawberry Blite


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Houston, Texas, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Strawberry Blite has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Strawberry Blite has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Strawberry Blite has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Strawberry Blite has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Strawberry Blite has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Sophiaveronaa avatar
@Sophiaveronaa
leaf-1 21 Plants
xp 743 XP
06/24/2021

very easy to grow i’m not sure about propagation tjo

Fast grower Fast grower
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Pet friendly Pet friendly
Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily

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