Plant Care Glade Lobelia

Glade Lobelia

Also known as

Dortmannia glandulosa, Lobelia crassiuscula, Lobelia glandulosa laevicalyx and Lobelia puberula glabella


Lobelia glandulosa

How to care for Glade Lobelia


How often to water your Glade Lobelia

Water needs for Glade Lobelia
0.5 cups
every 9

Glade Lobelia 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.

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Glade Lobelia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Glade Lobelia: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Glade Lobelia love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Glade Lobelia does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Glade Lobelia

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Glade Lobelia

Glade Lobelia

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


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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