Plant Care Fourpetal St. Johnswort

Fourpetal St. Johnswort


Hypericum tetrapetalum

How to care for Fourpetal St. Johnswort


How often to water your Fourpetal St. Johnswort

Water needs for Fourpetal St. Johnswort
0.5 cups
every 9

Fourpetal St. Johnswort needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

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Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Fourpetal St. Johnswort in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Fourpetal St. Johnswort: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Fourpetal St. Johnswort love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Fourpetal St. Johnswort does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Fourpetal St. Johnswort

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

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Fourpetal St. Johnswort

Fourpetal St. Johnswort

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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