Plant Care 子宝錦

子宝錦

Taxonomy

Gasteria gracilis var. minima
Gasteria
Asphodelaceae
Asparagales

How to care for 子宝錦

Water

How often to water your 子宝錦

Water needs for 子宝錦
0.5 cups
every 12

子宝錦 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.

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for 子宝錦 in your home

Light needs and placement for plant 子宝錦: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

子宝錦 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 子宝錦

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

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Care Summary for 子宝錦

子宝錦

子宝錦


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 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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