Plant Care Striped Barbados Lily

Striped Barbados Lily


Hippeastrum striatum

How to care for Striped Barbados Lily


How often to water your Striped Barbados Lily

Water needs for Striped Barbados Lily
0.5 cups
every 9

Striped Barbados Lily needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 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 Striped Barbados Lily

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Striped Barbados Lily in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Striped Barbados Lily: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Striped Barbados Lily love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Striped Barbados Lily does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Striped Barbados Lily

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

Care Summary for Striped Barbados Lily

Striped Barbados Lily

Striped Barbados Lily

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft 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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