Plant Care Belgian gagea

Belgian gagea

Taxonomy

Gagea spathacea
Gagea
Liliaceae
Liliales

How to care for Belgian gagea

Water

How often to water your Belgian gagea

Water needs for Belgian gagea
0.5 cups
every 9

Belgian gagea needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

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Water 0.5 cups every
9

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Belgian gagea in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Belgian gagea: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Belgian gagea 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.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Belgian gagea

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

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Care Summary for Belgian gagea

Belgian gagea


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft 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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