Plant Care California Ash

California Ash

Also known as

California ash and two-petal ash

Taxonomy

Fraxinus dipetala
Fraxinus
Oleaceae
Lamiales

How to care for California Ash

Water

How often to water your California Ash

Water needs for California Ash
0.5 cups
every 9

California Ash 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.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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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 California Ash in your home

Light needs and placement for plant California Ash: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

California Ash love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

California Ash does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize California Ash

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

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Care Summary for California Ash

California Ash


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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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