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 Louisville, Kentucky.

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

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 Fireberry Hawthorn in Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville, Kentucky

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Growing Fireberry Hawthorn in Louisville right now

Light needs for plant Fireberry Hawthorn in Louisville, Kentucky

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

December 5th, 2022

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

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

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Light needs for plant Fireberry Hawthorn in Louisville, Kentucky

Sunlight will decrease by 25.1% ☀️

December 5th, 2022

Louisville is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Louisville is expected to decrease by 25.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.6 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Fireberry Hawthorn in Louisville, Kentucky

Daylight will decrease by 1.0 hours 📉

December 2nd, 2022

This month, Louisville is getting an average of 8.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 9.6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.3 total hours of da…

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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 Louisville, Kentucky ⛅.

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.

When to repot Fireberry Hawthorn

Nutrient needs for plant Fireberry Hawthorn in Louisville, Kentucky

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 4th, 2022

The growing potential in Louisville is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best …

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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 Louisville, Kentucky, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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