Plant Care Leucophyta Brownii
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Leucophyta Brownii

Also known as

Cushion bush, Cushion bush, Leucophyta and Leucophyta brownii

Taxonomy

Calocephalus brownii
Calocephalus
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Leucophyta Brownii

Water

How often to water your Leucophyta Brownii

Water needs for Leucophyta Brownii
0.5 cups
every 9

Leucophyta Brownii 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 Leucophyta Brownii

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Cushion bush in your home

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

Leucophyta Brownii 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.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Leucophyta Brownii

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

Care Summary for Leucophyta Brownii

Leucophyta Brownii

Leucophyta Brownii


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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