Plant Care Asian Nakedwood

Asian Nakedwood

Also known as

Indian snakewood, beach berrybush and wild coffee


Colubrina asiatica

How to care for Asian Nakedwood


How often to water your Asian Nakedwood

Water needs for Asian Nakedwood
0.5 cups
every 9

Asian Nakedwood 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.

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Asian Nakedwood in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Asian Nakedwood: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Asian Nakedwood may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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How to fertilize Asian Nakedwood

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Asian Nakedwood

Asian Nakedwood

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft 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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