Plant Care Medusa's Head

Medusa's Head


Euphorbia flanaganii

How to care for Medusa's Head


How often to water your Medusa's Head

Water needs for Medusa's Head
0.5 cups
every 12

Medusa's Head 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 Medusa's Head

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 Medusa's Head in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Medusa's Head: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Medusa's Head love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Medusa's Head does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Medusa's Head

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Medusa's Head: 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 Medusa's Head after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Medusa's Head

Medusa's Head

Medusa's Head

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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