Plant Care Stargazer Lily
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Stargazer Lily

4.3 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Stargazer Lily has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Stargazer Lily has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Taxonomy

Lilium orientalis 'Stargazer'
Lilium
Liliaceae
Liliales

What other plant parents say

Stargazer Lily has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Stargazer Lily has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Stargazer Lily has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
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@Mia_w12
Stevensville, MD
Rating of the plant Stargazer Lily named Cleopatra by Mia_w12 on Greg, the plant care app
06/26/2021

takes a while to bloom but once they do they are beautiful! the blub i grew outside ended up being a bit brown on the bottom of the stem, and more curved. the blub i grew inside grew VERY tall. howev…

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How to care for Stargazer Lily

Water

How often to water your Stargazer Lily

Water needs for Stargazer Lily
0.5 cups
every 9

Stargazer Lily needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in New York, NY.

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 Stargazer Lily

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.

Plant care guide for Stargazer Lily in New York, NY

New York, NY

93% High

Growing Stargazer Lily in New York right now

Light needs for plant Stargazer Lily in New York, NY

Plant growth potential is currently high 📈

July 26th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in New York is currently high 📈.

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

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Light needs for plant Stargazer Lily in New York, NY

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 5.1% ☀️

July 25th, 2021

New York is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in New York is expected to decrease by 5.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 19.4 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…

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Light needs for plant Stargazer Lily in New York, NY

Daylight will decrease by 0.5 hours 📉

July 26th, 2021

This month, New York is getting an average of 12.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 3.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 13.9 total hours of da…

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Finding light for Stargazer Lily in your home

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

Stargazer Lily 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 during this time of higher sunlight intensity in New York, NY ☀️.️

This is a great time to watch your Stargazer Lily thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Stargazer Lily

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

When to repot Stargazer Lily

Nutrient needs for plant Stargazer Lily in New York, NY

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

July 19th, 2021

The growing potential in New York is high 📈.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any …

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Care Summary for Stargazer Lily

Stargazer Lily

Stargazer Lily


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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