Plant Care Hairy star of bethlehem,

Hairy star of bethlehem,

Taxonomy

Gagea villosa
Gagea
Liliaceae
Liliales

How to care for Hairy star of bethlehem,

Water

How often to water your Hairy star of bethlehem,

Water needs for Hairy star of bethlehem,
0.5 cups
every 9

Hairy star of bethlehem, needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Los Angeles, 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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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Hairy star of bethlehem, in Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles, California

54% Low

Growing Hairy star of bethlehem, in Los Angeles right now

Light needs for plant Hairy star of bethlehem, in Los Angeles, California

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

December 9th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Los Angeles is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in deter…

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Light needs for plant Hairy star of bethlehem, in Los Angeles, California

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 18.4% ☀️

December 9th, 2021

Los Angeles is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Los Angeles is expected to decrease by 18.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.8 megajoules of energy per…

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Light needs for plant Hairy star of bethlehem, in Los Angeles, California

Daylight will decrease by 0.7 hours 📉

December 8th, 2021

This month, Los Angeles is getting an average of 10.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 6.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.7 total hours of …

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Finding light for Hairy star of bethlehem, in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Hairy star of bethlehem,: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Hairy star of bethlehem, may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Los Angeles, California ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Hairy star of bethlehem,

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Hairy star of bethlehem,: 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 Hairy star of bethlehem, after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Hairy star of bethlehem,

Nutrient needs for plant Hairy star of bethlehem, in Los Angeles, California

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

December 9th, 2021

The growing potential in Los Angeles 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…

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Care Summary for Hairy star of bethlehem,

Hairy star of bethlehem,


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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