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About Cape Sundew
Cape Sundew is a popular houseplant 🌿 that is a fun challenge to grow and needs lots of water to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Plant parents describe this plant as being a survivor and easy to bloom with a whopping 146 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Cape Sundew likes soil that is well draining.
Cape Sundew belongs to the drosera genus, and is native to South Africa.
How to care for Cape Sundew
Cape Sundew needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 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.
Cape Sundew love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Cape Sundew 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 Cape Sundew after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.