About Gentiana rubicunda
Gentiana rubicunda is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Gentiana rubicunda likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
How to care for Gentiana rubicunda
Gentiana rubicunda needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Seattle, Washington.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
November 28th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Seattle is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…
November 28th, 2021
Seattle is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Seattle is expected to decrease by 41.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 4.8 megajoules of energy per m2 per …
November 27th, 2021
This month, Seattle is getting an average of 8.5 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 16.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 8.3 total hours of dayl…
Gentiana rubicunda love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Seattle, Washington ⛅.
Gentiana rubicunda does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 Gentiana rubicunda after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.