Plant Care Bushclover

Bushclover

Also known as

round-head bush-clover, round-head lespedeza, roundhead lespedeza, round-headed bush-clover, dusty clover and round-headed lespedeza

Taxonomy

Lespedeza capitata
Lespedeza
Fabaceae
Fabales

How to care for Bushclover

Water

How often to water your Bushclover

Water needs for Bushclover
0.5 cups
every 9

Bushclover 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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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

Select a city to check sunlight intensity

Finding light for Bushclover in your home

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

Bushclover love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Bushclover does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Bushclover

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

FAQs
Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Toxicity
Soil
Fertilizer

Care Summary for Bushclover

Bushclover


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft 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.

Trending in your area

Similar to Bushclover

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in