Plant Care Candy Kisses

Candy Kisses

Taxonomy

Hemizygia syncolostemon
Hemizygia

How to care for Candy Kisses

Water

How often to water your Candy Kisses

Water needs for Candy Kisses
0.5 cups
every 9

Candy Kisses needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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 Candy Kisses

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Candy Kisses in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

28% Very Low

Growing Candy Kisses in Pittsburgh right now

Light needs for plant Candy Kisses in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

January 25th, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Pittsburgh is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in d…

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Light needs for plant Candy Kisses in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Sunlight will increase by 32.9% ☀️

January 25th, 2022

Pittsburgh is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Pittsburgh is expected to increase by 32.9% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.1 megajoules of energy per…

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Light needs for plant Candy Kisses in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Daylight will increase by 0.9 hours 📈

January 25th, 2022

This month, Pittsburgh is getting an average of 5.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 9.9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.2 total hours of d…

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Finding light for Candy Kisses in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Candy Kisses: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Candy Kisses may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Candy Kisses

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

When to repot Candy Kisses

Nutrient needs for plant Candy Kisses in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

January 21st, 2022

The growing potential in Pittsburgh is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best …

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Care Summary for Candy Kisses

Candy Kisses

Candy Kisses


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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