Also known as
Euphorbiaceae, Ornamental, Gout plant, Gout stalk, Guatemalan rhubarb, Coral plant, Buddha belly plant, Purging-nut, Physic nut, Goutystalk nettlespurge, Australian bottle plant and Tartogo
How to care for Bottle plant
Bottle plant 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.
Bottle plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Bottle plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Bottle plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.