Plant Care Echinofossulocactus longispinus

Echinofossulocactus longispinus

Taxonomy

Echinofossulocactus longispinus
Echinofossulocactus

How to care for Echinofossulocactus longispinus

Water

How often to water your Echinofossulocactus longispinus

Water needs for Echinofossulocactus longispinus
0.5 cups
every 12

Echinofossulocactus longispinus needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Boise, ID.

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 Echinofossulocactus longispinus

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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

Plant care guide for Echinofossulocactus longispinus in Boise, ID

Boise, ID

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Growing Echinofossulocactus longispinus in Boise right now

Light needs for plant Echinofossulocactus longispinus in Boise, ID

Plant growth potential is currently very high 📈

June 11th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Boise is currently very high 📈. The plant growth potential in your area is currently at its peak! 🌿

The availability of high quality sunlight i…

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Light needs for plant Echinofossulocactus longispinus in Boise, ID

Sunlight intensity will increase by 11.3% ☀️

June 11th, 2021

Boise is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Boise is expected to increase by 11.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 21.9 megajoules of energy per m2 per d…

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Light needs for plant Echinofossulocactus longispinus in Boise, ID

Daylight will increase by 1.0 hours 📈

June 13th, 2021

This month, Boise is getting an average of 12.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 6.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 15.2 total hours of dayli…

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Finding light for Echinofossulocactus longispinus in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Echinofossulocactus longispinus: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Echinofossulocactus longispinus may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Boise, ID ☀️.️

This is a great time to watch your Echinofossulocactus longispinus thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Echinofossulocactus longispinus

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

When to repot Echinofossulocactus longispinus

Nutrient needs for plant Echinofossulocactus longispinus in Boise, ID

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

June 13th, 2021

The growing potential in Boise is high 📈.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any pla…

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Care Summary for Echinofossulocactus longispinus

Echinofossulocactus longispinus

Echinofossulocactus longispinus


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Boise, ID, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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