Plant Care Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'

Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'

Taxonomy

Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'
Cryptanthus
Bromeliaceae
Poales

How to care for Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'

Water

How often to water your Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'

Water needs for Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'
0.5 cups
every 12

Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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.

Calculate water needs of Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt' in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt': 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 Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'

Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'

Cryptanthus 'Betty Ann Prevatt'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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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