Plant Care Lathyrus Hirsutus

Lathyrus Hirsutus

Also known as

Caley Pea, Caley Pea, Caley pea, singletary pea, hairy vetchling and Austrian winter pea


Lathyrus hirsutus

How to care for Lathyrus Hirsutus


How often to water your Lathyrus Hirsutus

Water needs for Lathyrus Hirsutus
0.5 cups
every 9

Lathyrus Hirsutus 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 Lathyrus Hirsutus

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Caley Pea in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Lathyrus Hirsutus: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Lathyrus Hirsutus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Lathyrus Hirsutus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize Lathyrus Hirsutus

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

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Lathyrus Hirsutus

Lathyrus Hirsutus

Lathyrus Hirsutus

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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