Plant Care Emerald Falls Dichondra

Emerald Falls Dichondra

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Emerald Falls Dichondra has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Emerald Falls Dichondra has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet

Taxonomy

Dichondra argentea 'Emerald Falls'
Dichondra
Convolvulaceae
Solanales

How to care for Emerald Falls Dichondra

💦 Water

How often to water your Emerald Falls Dichondra

Water needs for Emerald Falls Dichondra
0.5 cups
every 9

Emerald Falls Dichondra 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 Emerald Falls Dichondra

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Emerald Falls Dichondra in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Emerald Falls Dichondra: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Emerald Falls Dichondra love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Emerald Falls Dichondra does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Emerald Falls Dichondra in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Emerald Falls Dichondra

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

💡 FAQs
💦 Water Needs

Emerald Falls Dichondra prefers for the soil to dry out between waterings and should be watered regularly. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Emerald Falls Dichondra Water Frequency →

Emerald Falls Dichondra Root Rot →


☀️ Sunlight Needs

Emerald Falls Dichondra requires abundant, bright and direct light. Place it less than one foot from a window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.

Emerald Falls Dichondra Light Requirements →

Emerald Falls Dichondra Direct Sunlight Needs & Tolerance →


🐶 🐈 👶 Toxicity

Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.

If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.


🪴 Soil

Emerald Falls Dichondra does best in well-draining soil. A good soil will contain lots of organic matter such as coco coir as well as perlite or vermiculite to help with drainage. Adding a handful of perlite to regular store-bought potting soil should do the trick!

When and How to Successfully Repot Emerald Falls Dichondra →


🧐 Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting a sad-looking houseplant, start by checking for signs of distress in its leaves, such as yellowing, browning, or drooping, which can indicate overwatering or nutrient deficiencies.

Inspect the soil moisture; too dry or too wet soil can cause problems.

Ensure the plant is getting the right amount of light, as too much or too little can stress it.

Finally, consider environmental factors like temperature and humidity, and adjust care routines accordingly to revive your plant.


Care Summary for Emerald Falls Dichondra

Emerald Falls Dichondra

Emerald Falls Dichondra


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.

What other plant parents say

Emerald Falls Dichondra has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 2
Emerald Falls Dichondra has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Emerald Falls Dichondra has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Amy avatar
@Amy
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 122 XP
globe Mount Dandenong, Victoria
07/20/2021

got a caterpillar infestation when all other plants were fine and hasn’t recovered well, also dramatic and looks dead but just needs a water

Pest magnet Pest magnet
Browns easily Browns easily

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