How to care for Gibbaeum comptonii
Gibbaeum comptonii needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 4th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in New Orleans is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in deter…
December 5th, 2021
New Orleans is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in New Orleans is expected to decrease by 17.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.2 megajoules of energy pe…
December 5th, 2021
This month, New Orleans is getting an average of 9.1 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.1 total hours of da…
Gibbaeum comptonii 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..️
New Orleans, Louisiana currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample 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 Gibbaeum comptonii after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
November 30th, 2021
The growing potential in New Orleans 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…