Plant Care Mangave 'Silver Fox'

Mangave 'Silver Fox'

Taxonomy

Mangave 'Silver Fox'
Mangave
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Mangave 'Silver Fox'

Water

How often to water your Mangave 'Silver Fox'

Water needs for Mangave 'Silver Fox'
0.5 cups
every 12

Mangave 'Silver Fox' 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 Mangave 'Silver Fox'

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 Mangave 'Silver Fox' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Mangave 'Silver Fox': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Mangave 'Silver Fox' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Mangave 'Silver Fox' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Mangave 'Silver Fox' in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Mangave 'Silver Fox'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Mangave 'Silver Fox': 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 Mangave 'Silver Fox' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
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Care Summary for Mangave 'Silver Fox'

Mangave 'Silver Fox'

Mangave 'Silver Fox'


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.

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