Plant Care Common Sunshine Conebush

Common Sunshine Conebush


Leucadendron salignum

How to care for Common Sunshine Conebush


How often to water your Common Sunshine Conebush

Water needs for Common Sunshine Conebush
0.5 cups
every 9

Common Sunshine Conebush needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Westerville, Ohio.

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 Common Sunshine Conebush

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.

Plant care guide for Common Sunshine Conebush in Westerville, Ohio

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Growing Common Sunshine Conebush in Westerville right now

Light needs for plant Common Sunshine Conebush in Westerville, Ohio

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

November 26th, 2021

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

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

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Light needs for plant Common Sunshine Conebush in Westerville, Ohio

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 33.3% ☀️

November 22nd, 2021

Westerville is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Westerville is expected to decrease by 33.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.0 megajoules of energy per…

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Light needs for plant Common Sunshine Conebush in Westerville, Ohio

Daylight will decrease by 1.3 hours 📉

November 22nd, 2021

This month, Westerville is getting an average of 8.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 12.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.2 total hours of …

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Finding light for Common Sunshine Conebush in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Common Sunshine Conebush: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Common Sunshine Conebush 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 Westerville, Ohio ⛅.


How to fertilize Common Sunshine Conebush

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

Care Summary for Common Sunshine Conebush

Common Sunshine Conebush

Common Sunshine Conebush

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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