Plant Care Jacobaea Maritima

Jacobaea Maritima

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Jacobaea Maritima has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Jacobaea Maritima has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Silver Ragwort, Silver Ragwort and Silver Ragwort

Taxonomy

Jacobaea maritima
Jacobaea
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Jacobaea Maritima

💦 Water

How often to water your Jacobaea Maritima

Water needs for Jacobaea Maritima
0.5 cups
every 9

Jacobaea Maritima 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 Jacobaea Maritima

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Silver Ragwort in your home

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

Jacobaea Maritima love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Jacobaea Maritima does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Jacobaea Maritima

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

💡 FAQs
⭐ Difficulty Level

Jacobaea Maritima is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Benefits of Growing Silver Ragwort →

Common Silver Ragwort Problems →


💦 Water Needs

Jacobaea Maritima prefers for the soil to dry out between waterings and should be watered regularly. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Silver Ragwort Water Frequency →

Silver Ragwort Root Rot →


☀️ Sunlight Needs

Jacobaea Maritima requires abundant, bright and direct light. Place it less than one foot from a window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.

Silver Ragwort Light Requirements →

Silver Ragwort Direct Sunlight Needs & Tolerance →


🐶 🐈 👶 Toxicity

Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.

If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.

Silver Ragwort Toxicity to Cats →

Silver Ragwort Toxicity to Dogs →

Silver Ragwort Toxicity to Humans →


💩 Fertilizer

Jacobaea Maritima is a fast growing plant and may deplete the nutrients in its soil over time. Replenish them with a gentle organic fertilizer or compost every 1-2 months depending on your location and season. Fertilize more often during the growing season and in warmer and brighter climates.

How Much and When to Fertilize Silver Ragwort →


⬆️ ⬇️ Growth Pattern

Jacobaea Maritima is a clumping plant, meaning new growth will emerge from the soil around the parent plant.

How and When to Prune Silver Ragwort →


🌦️ Growing Outdoors

USDA Hardiness Zone
Jacobaea Maritima can be grown outdoors in USDA Hardiness Zones 7a-10b. Find your local hardiness zone here.

Silver Ragwort Temperature Tolerance →


🌱 Propagation

The seeds of Jacobaea Maritima can be used to grow new plants! After your plant flowers, any seeds that formed can be collected and germinated in potting soil.

How to Propagate Silver Ragwort →


🧐 Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting a sad-looking houseplant, start by checking for signs of distress in its leaves, such as yellowing, browning, or drooping, which can indicate overwatering or nutrient deficiencies.

Inspect the soil moisture; too dry or too wet soil can cause problems.

Ensure the plant is getting the right amount of light, as too much or too little can stress it.

Finally, consider environmental factors like temperature and humidity, and adjust care routines accordingly to revive your plant.


Care Summary for Jacobaea Maritima

Jacobaea Maritima

Jacobaea Maritima


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.

What other plant parents say

Jacobaea Maritima has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 2
Jacobaea Maritima has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Jacobaea Maritima has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
@Bop avatar
@@Bop
leaf-1 8 Plants
xp 201 XP
08/11/2021

Its silver color is so unusual. Looks great outside and will come back after a long cold winter. Looks great inside too . I planted some around my Dumbcain and it looks spectacular.

@ELHenslee avatar
@@ELHenslee
leaf-1 26 Plants
xp 2,104 XP
06/23/2021

DO NOT over water this plant. It prefers dry conditions

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Fast grower Fast grower

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