About Mediterranean Cypress
Mediterranean Cypress is a popular houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Mediterranean Cypress likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Mediterranean Cypress belongs to the Cupressus genus, and is native to the Eastern Mediterranean to Iran.
Also known as
Italian cypress, Tuscan cypress, Persian cypress, Pencil pine and European Cypress
How to care for Mediterranean Cypress
Mediterranean Cypress 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.
Mediterranean Cypress love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Mediterranean Cypress does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Mediterranean Cypress after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.