About Kerria Japonica
Japanese Kerria is a deciduous shrub that grows up to 7' tall. It is meant for the shade garden. It needs a well-drained soil and medium fertilization. It has terminal bright yellow flowers that are 1" - 11" tall.
Also known as
Japanese Kerria, Japanese Kerria, Japanese rose, Japanese marigold bush, Miracle marigold bush, Yamabuki and Kerria
How to care for Kerria Japonica
Kerria Japonica needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Antonio, Texas.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
October 3rd, 2022
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in San Antonio is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in deter…
September 30th, 2022
San Antonio is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in San Antonio is expected to decrease by 21.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 14.0 megajoules of energy pe…
October 1st, 2022
This month, San Antonio is getting an average of 10.1 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 10.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.3 total hours o…
Kerria Japonica 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 during this time of higher sunlight intensity in San Antonio, Texas ☀️.️
This is a great time to watch your Kerria Japonica thrive 🌿!
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 Kerria Japonica after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
October 2nd, 2022
The growing potential in San Antonio is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot…