Plant Care Gasteria Acinacifolia

Gasteria Acinacifolia

Also known as

Gasteria fuscopunctata


Gasteria acinacifolia

How to care for Gasteria Acinacifolia


How often to water your Gasteria Acinacifolia

Water needs for Gasteria Acinacifolia
0.5 cups
every 12

Gasteria Acinacifolia needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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.

Calculate water needs of Gasteria Acinacifolia

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Gasteria Acinacifolia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Gasteria Acinacifolia: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Gasteria Acinacifolia 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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How to fertilize Gasteria Acinacifolia

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

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Care Summary for Gasteria Acinacifolia

Gasteria Acinacifolia

Gasteria Acinacifolia

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 3ft from a window


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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