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 San Diego, 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

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.

Plant care guide for Hairy star of bethlehem, in San Diego, California

San Diego, California

59% Medium

Growing Hairy star of bethlehem, in San Diego right now

Light needs for plant Hairy star of bethlehem, in San Diego, California

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

December 1st, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Diego is currently low 📉.

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

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Light needs for plant Hairy star of bethlehem, in San Diego, California

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 21.2% ☀️

December 1st, 2021

San Diego is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in San Diego is expected to decrease by 21.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.3 megajoules of energy per m2…

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Light needs for plant Hairy star of bethlehem, in San Diego, California

Daylight will decrease by 0.8 hours 📉

December 1st, 2021

This month, San Diego is getting an average of 10.5 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 7.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.9 total hours of da…

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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 maximize the potential for growth..️

San Diego, California currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.

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.

FAQs
Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Toxicity

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 San Diego, California, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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