Plant Care Easter Lily Cactus

Easter Lily Cactus

5.0 out of 5 (6 experiences)

Easter Lily Cactus has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Easter Lily Cactus has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Night Blooming Hedgehog, dominoes, tufty and Domino cactus

Taxonomy

Echinopsis subdenudata
Echinopsis
Cactaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Easter Lily Cactus

Water

How often to water your Easter Lily Cactus

Water needs for Easter Lily Cactus
0.5 cups
every 12

Easter Lily Cactus needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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 Easter Lily Cactus

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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 Easter Lily Cactus in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Easter Lily Cactus: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Easter Lily Cactus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Easter Lily Cactus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Easter Lily Cactus in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Easter Lily Cactus

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

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Care Summary for Easter Lily Cactus

Easter Lily Cactus

Easter Lily Cactus


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 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

Easter Lily Cactus has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 5
Easter Lily Cactus has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Easter Lily Cactus has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Easter Lily Cactus has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Easter Lily Cactus has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
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@Atrazine
leaf-1 21 Plants
xp 572 XP
globe St. Albert, Alberta
07/05/2021

Super cute

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
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@Laughandbelly
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 62 XP
06/01/2021

Grew flowers after 5 years of care. :)

Survivor Survivor
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@Rae
leaf-1 3 Plants
xp 60 XP
globe Scottsdale, Arizona
05/02/2021

so cute! i’m not sure how big it will grow but it’s a cactus so it’s easy to take care of.

Survivor Survivor

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