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How to care for Fairy Washboard
Fairy Washboard needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Portland, Oregon.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
October 16th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Portland is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determin…
October 15th, 2021
Portland is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Portland is expected to decrease by 41% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.8 megajoules of energy per m2 per …
October 15th, 2021
This month, Portland is getting an average of 11.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 18.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.0 total hours of d…
Fairy Washboard 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..️
Portland, Oregon currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.
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 Fairy Washboard after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
October 14th, 2021
The growing potential in Portland is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot an…
What other plant parents say
Honestly I’ve had this little guy for so long and even though mine looks a bit worse for ware I’ve had him 4/5 years which includes my neglectful teenage years where I forgot he existed but no matter what this little plant pulls through and I would recommend this plant to anyone who’s new to plants and wants something small and easy to look after