Dwarf Umbrella Tree
4.6 out of 5 (252 experiences)
About Dwarf Umbrella Tree
Dwarf Umbrella Tree is a super popular houseplant 🌿 that is easy 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.
Plant parents describe this plant as being a survivor and a fast grower with a whopping 4543 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Dwarf Umbrella Tree likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Dwarf Umbrella Tree belongs to the schefflera genus, and is native to Taiwan.
⚠️ Dwarf Umbrella Tree is not safe to consume. If you, a family member, or a pet has ingested any amount of plant material contact Poison Control, US (800) 222-1222, or your veterinarian. If you have children, cats, or dogs in the home, we suggest keeping this plant out of reach.
How to care for Dwarf Umbrella Tree
Dwarf Umbrella Tree needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Tucson, Arizona.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 5th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Tucson is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
December 5th, 2021
Tucson is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Tucson is expected to decrease by 19.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.6 megajoules of energy per m2 per d…
December 3rd, 2021
This month, Tucson is getting an average of 10.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 7.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.9 total hours of dayli…
Dwarf Umbrella Tree love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Dwarf Umbrella Tree does not tolerate low light 🚫.
Tucson, Arizona currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.
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 Dwarf Umbrella Tree after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
What other plant parents say
this was like one of my first plants and she is quite big i love her but she’s a little leggy,,, a lot leggy….. and she got an infestation that spread to all my other plants……………… anyway i have a love hate relationship with her cause she’s so cute but also i’m always terrified of an infestation