Plant Care Ehrendorferia chrysantha

Ehrendorferia chrysantha

Also known as

Dicentra chrysantha and golden eardrops

Taxonomy

Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Ehrendorferia
Papaveraceae
Ranunculales

How to care for Ehrendorferia chrysantha

Water

How often to water your Ehrendorferia chrysantha

Water needs for Ehrendorferia chrysantha
0.5 cups
every 9

Ehrendorferia chrysantha 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.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Ehrendorferia chrysantha in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Ehrendorferia chrysantha: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Ehrendorferia chrysantha 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.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Ehrendorferia chrysantha

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

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Care Summary for Ehrendorferia chrysantha

Ehrendorferia chrysantha


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft 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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