Plant Care Codlins and Cream

Codlins and Cream

About Codlins and Cream

Codlins and Cream is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Codlins and Cream likes soil that is well draining. You may want to supplement with a gentle, organic fertilizer throughout the peak growing season.

Codlins and Cream belongs to the Epilobium genus, and is native to Temperate Eurasia to Africa.


Epilobium hirsutum

Also known as

great hairy willowherb and great willowherb

How to care for Codlins and Cream


How often to water your Codlins and Cream

Water needs for Codlins and Cream
0.5 cups
every 9

Codlins and Cream 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.

Calculate water needs of Codlins and Cream

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Codlins and Cream in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Codlins and Cream: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Codlins and Cream love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Codlins and Cream does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Codlins and Cream in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Codlins and Cream

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

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Care Summary for Codlins and Cream

Codlins and Cream

Codlins and Cream

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


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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