Plant Care Baby Carrot

Baby Carrot

Taxonomy

Daucus carota subsp
Daucus
Apiaceae
Apiales

How to care for Baby Carrot

Water

How often to water your Baby Carrot

Water needs for Baby Carrot
0.5 cups
every 9

Baby Carrot 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.

Calculate water needs of Baby Carrot

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Baby Carrot in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Baby Carrot: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Baby Carrot love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Baby Carrot does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Baby Carrot in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Baby Carrot

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

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Care Summary for Baby Carrot

Baby Carrot

Baby Carrot


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 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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