Plant Care Eriosyce oculta

Eriosyce oculta


Eriosyce oculta

How to care for Eriosyce oculta


How often to water your Eriosyce oculta

Water needs for Eriosyce oculta
0.5 cups
every 12

Eriosyce oculta 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 Eriosyce oculta

Water 0.5 cups every

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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 Eriosyce oculta in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Eriosyce oculta: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Eriosyce oculta love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Eriosyce oculta does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Eriosyce oculta in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Eriosyce oculta

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Eriosyce oculta

Eriosyce oculta

Eriosyce oculta

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 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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