Cape Flats Conebush
Also known as
Leucadendron hirsutum, Protea fusca and Protea hirsuta
How to care for Cape Flats Conebush
Cape Flats Conebush 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.
Cape Flats Conebush love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Cape Flats Conebush does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Cape Flats Conebush after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.