Plant Care Madagascar Jewel
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Madagascar Jewel

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Madagascar Jewel has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Madagascar Jewel has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Taxonomy

Euphorbia leuconeura
Euphorbia
Euphorbiaceae
Malpighiales

How to care for Madagascar Jewel

Water

How often to water your Madagascar Jewel

Water needs for Madagascar Jewel
0.5 cups
every 12

Madagascar Jewel needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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 Madagascar Jewel

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Madagascar Jewel in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Madagascar Jewel: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Madagascar Jewel love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Madagascar Jewel does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Madagascar Jewel in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Madagascar Jewel

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

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Care Summary for Madagascar Jewel

Madagascar Jewel

Madagascar Jewel


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft 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.

What other plant parents say

Madagascar Jewel has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 3
Madagascar Jewel has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 3
Madagascar Jewel has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Madagascar Jewel has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 2
Ctimmins62 avatar
@Ctimmins62
leaf-1 32 Plants
xp 1,004 XP
globe Cary, North Carolina
09/08/2021

Love this plant. I bought it in Johnson City TN while on vacation ♥️

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Allison avatar
@Allison
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 48 XP
globe Cromer, Manitoba
04/18/2021

Place the plant in direct light and it will drop a bottom leaf as fast as a new one appears. Place it in filtered indirect light and it will quit losing leaves and will put out amazingly large leaves so quick that it seems it can hardly keep up with itself!

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves

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