Plant Care Fireberry Hawthorn

Fireberry Hawthorn

Also known as

fireberry hawthorn and goldenberry hawthorn

Taxonomy

Crataegus chrysocarpa
Crataegus
Rosaceae
Rosales

How to care for Fireberry Hawthorn

Water

How often to water your Fireberry Hawthorn

Water needs for Fireberry Hawthorn
0.5 cups
every 9

Fireberry Hawthorn needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Chicago, Illinois.

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 Fireberry Hawthorn

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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 Fireberry Hawthorn in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois

25% Very Low

Growing Fireberry Hawthorn in Chicago right now

Light needs for plant Fireberry Hawthorn in Chicago, Illinois

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 2nd, 2023

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

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 Fireberry Hawthorn in Chicago, Illinois

Sunlight will increase by 43.6% ☀️

February 1st, 2023

Chicago is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Chicago is expected to increase by 43.6% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.0 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…

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Light needs for plant Fireberry Hawthorn in Chicago, Illinois

Daylight will increase by 1.2 hours 📈

February 1st, 2023

This month, Chicago is getting an average of 5.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 12.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.3 total hours of day…

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Finding light for Fireberry Hawthorn in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Fireberry Hawthorn: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Fireberry Hawthorn love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Chicago, Illinois ⛅.

Fireberry Hawthorn does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Fireberry Hawthorn

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

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Care Summary for Fireberry Hawthorn

Fireberry Hawthorn

Fireberry Hawthorn


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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