Plant Care Descurainia tanacetifolia

Descurainia tanacetifolia

Also known as

Descurainia tanacetifolia, tansy-leaved rocket and Hugueninia

Taxonomy

Descurainia tanacetifolia
Descurainia
Brassicaceae
Brassicales

How to care for Descurainia tanacetifolia

Water

How often to water your Descurainia tanacetifolia

Water needs for Descurainia tanacetifolia
0.5 cups
every 9

Descurainia tanacetifolia 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.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Descurainia tanacetifolia in your home

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

Descurainia tanacetifolia love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Descurainia tanacetifolia does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Descurainia tanacetifolia in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Descurainia tanacetifolia

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

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Care Summary for Descurainia tanacetifolia

Descurainia tanacetifolia


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 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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