Plant Care Heruheru

Heruheru

Also known as

Single Crepe Fern

Taxonomy

Leptopteris hymenophylloides
Leptopteris
Osmundaceae
Osmundales

How to care for Heruheru

💦 Water

How often to water your Heruheru

Water needs for Heruheru
0.5 cups
every 9

Heruheru 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 Heruheru

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Heruheru in your home

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

Heruheru 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 Heruheru in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Heruheru

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

Care Summary for Heruheru

Heruheru

Heruheru


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

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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