Also known as
Common Motherwort, Common Motherwort, Motherwort, Throw-wort, Lion's ear and Lion's tail
How to care for Lion's Ear
Lion's Ear needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Edmond, Oklahoma.
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February 6th, 2023
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Edmond is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
Lion's Ear 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 Edmond, Oklahoma ⛅.
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 Lion's Ear after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.