Plant Care Pacific Hulsea

Pacific Hulsea

Also known as

Pacific or alpine alpinegold and alpine hulsea

Taxonomy

Hulsea algida
Hulsea
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Pacific Hulsea

Water

How often to water your Pacific Hulsea

Water needs for Pacific Hulsea
0.5 cups
every 9

Pacific Hulsea 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 Pacific Hulsea in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Pacific Hulsea: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Pacific Hulsea may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Pacific Hulsea

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

Care Summary for Pacific Hulsea

Pacific Hulsea


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft 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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