Also known as
Orobanche arachnoidea, Orobanche arcuata, Orobanche campuliflora, Orobanche chrysanthemi, Orobanche monochroa, Orobanche pubescens campuliflora, Orobanche pubescens corcyrensis, Orobanche pubescens homochroa, Orobanche pubescens lanifera, Orobanche pubescens luteostigma, Orobanche pubescens macrophyllon, Orobanche pubescens pallida, Orobanche pubescens pseudobarbata, Orobanche pubescens redundans, Orobanche superficialis, Orobanche villiflora, Orobanche villosa, Orobanche villosiflora and Orobanche vitalbae
How to care for Downy Broomrape
Downy Broomrape needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Downy Broomrape love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Downy Broomrape does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Downy Broomrape after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.