Plant Care Camphorweed

Camphorweed

Taxonomy

Heterotheca subaxillaris
Heterotheca
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Camphorweed

Water

How often to water your Camphorweed

Water needs for Camphorweed
0.5 cups
every 9

Camphorweed needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Francisco, California.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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

Plant care guide for Camphorweed in San Francisco, California

San Francisco, California

51% Low

Finding light for Camphorweed in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Camphorweed: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Camphorweed 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 San Francisco, California ⛅.

Camphorweed does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Camphorweed

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

FAQs
Water Needs
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Toxicity
Growth Pattern

Care Summary for Camphorweed

Camphorweed


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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