Plant Care Bristly Hawkbit

Bristly Hawkbit

Also known as

Rough hawkbit

Taxonomy

Leontodon hispidus
Leontodon
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Bristly Hawkbit

Water

How often to water your Bristly Hawkbit

Water needs for Bristly Hawkbit
0.5 cups
every 9

Bristly Hawkbit needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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 Bristly Hawkbit

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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

Plant care guide for Bristly Hawkbit in Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh, North Carolina

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Growing Bristly Hawkbit in Raleigh right now

Light needs for plant Bristly Hawkbit in Raleigh, North Carolina

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 28th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Raleigh is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Bristly Hawkbit in Raleigh, North Carolina

Sunlight will increase by 30% ☀️

January 29th, 2023

Raleigh is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Raleigh is expected to increase by 30% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.4 megajoules of energy per m2 per…

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Light needs for plant Bristly Hawkbit in Raleigh, North Carolina

Daylight will increase by 0.8 hours 📈

January 26th, 2023

This month, Raleigh is getting an average of 6.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 8.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.5 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for Bristly Hawkbit in your home

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

Bristly Hawkbit may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Raleigh, North Carolina ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Bristly Hawkbit

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

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Care Summary for Bristly Hawkbit

Bristly Hawkbit

Bristly Hawkbit


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Raleigh, North Carolina, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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