Plant Care Common Teasel

Common Teasel

Taxonomy

Dipsacus fullonum
Dipsacus
Caprifoliaceae
Dipsacales

How to care for Common Teasel

Water

How often to water your Common Teasel

Water needs for Common Teasel
0.5 cups
every 9

Common Teasel 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 Common Teasel

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Common Teasel in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Common Teasel: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Common Teasel love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Common Teasel does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Common Teasel

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Common Teasel is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


Water Needs
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Toxicity
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Common Teasel

Common Teasel

Common Teasel


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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