Plant Care Lecanora



Lecanora pinguis

How to care for Lecanora


How often to water your Lecanora

Water needs for Lecanora
0.5 cups
every 9

Lecanora 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

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Lecanora in your home

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

Lecanora 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.

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How to fertilize Lecanora

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

Care Summary for Lecanora


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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