Plant Care Strawberry Blite

Strawberry Blite

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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


Chenopodium capitatum

How to care for Strawberry Blite


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 New York.

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

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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 New York

New York, New York

62% Medium

Growing Strawberry Blite in New York right now

Light needs for plant Strawberry Blite in New York

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

October 24th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in New York is currently low 📉.

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

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Light needs for plant Strawberry Blite in New York

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 36.6% ☀️

October 23rd, 2021

New York is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in New York is expected to decrease by 36.6% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.8 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…

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Light needs for plant Strawberry Blite in New York

Daylight will decrease by 1.9 hours 📉

October 23rd, 2021

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

Hours of daylight will decrease by 15.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.0 total hours of da…

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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.

Strawberry Blite does not tolerate low light 🚫.

New York currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.


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 New York

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

October 23rd, 2021

The growing potential in New York 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 an…

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Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Strawberry Blite

Strawberry Blite

Strawberry Blite

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in New York, 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
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very easy to grow i’m not sure about propagation tjo

Fast grower Fast grower
Blooms easily Blooms easily
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Browns easily Browns easily

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