Plant Care Guzmania 'Violet Queen'

Guzmania 'Violet Queen'

Taxonomy

Guzmania 'Violet Queen'
Guzmania
Bromeliaceae
Poales

How to care for Guzmania 'Violet Queen'

Water

How often to water your Guzmania 'Violet Queen'

Water needs for Guzmania 'Violet Queen'
0.5 cups
every 12

Guzmania 'Violet Queen' 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 Guzmania 'Violet Queen'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for None in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Guzmania 'Violet Queen': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Guzmania 'Violet Queen' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Guzmania 'Violet Queen' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Guzmania 'Violet Queen' in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Guzmania 'Violet Queen'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Guzmania 'Violet Queen': 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 Guzmania 'Violet Queen' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Guzmania 'Violet Queen'

Guzmania 'Violet Queen'

Guzmania 'Violet Queen'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft 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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