Plant Care Eucalyptus Sideroxylon

Eucalyptus Sideroxylon

Also known as

Red Ironbark, Red Ironbark and Red ironbark

Taxonomy

Eucalyptus sideroxylon
Eucalyptus
Myrtaceae
Myrtales

How to care for Eucalyptus Sideroxylon

Water

How often to water your Eucalyptus Sideroxylon

Water needs for Eucalyptus Sideroxylon
0.5 cups
every 9

Eucalyptus Sideroxylon needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Arcadia, California.

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?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Plant care guide for Eucalyptus Sideroxylon in Arcadia, California

Arcadia, California

47% Low

Finding light for Red Ironbark in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Eucalyptus Sideroxylon: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Eucalyptus Sideroxylon love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Arcadia, California ⛅.

Eucalyptus Sideroxylon does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Eucalyptus Sideroxylon

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

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Care Summary for Eucalyptus Sideroxylon

Eucalyptus Sideroxylon


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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