Plant Care Gibberum velutinum

Gibberum velutinum


Gibberum velutinum

How to care for Gibberum velutinum


How often to water your Gibberum velutinum

Water needs for Gibberum velutinum
0.5 cups
every 12

Gibberum velutinum 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 Gibberum velutinum

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for None in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Gibberum velutinum: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Gibberum velutinum 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 Gibberum velutinum

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

Care Summary for Gibberum velutinum

Gibberum velutinum

Gibberum velutinum

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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