Plant Care California Goldfields

California Goldfields


Lasthenia californica

How to care for California Goldfields

💦 Water

How often to water your California Goldfields

Water needs for California Goldfields
0.5 cups
every 9

California Goldfields 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

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

☀️ Light

Finding light for California Goldfields in your home

Light needs and placement for plant California Goldfields: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

California Goldfields 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.

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

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize California Goldfields

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

Care Summary for California Goldfields

California Goldfields

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft 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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