Plant Care Baboon's Cabbage Bush

Baboon's Cabbage Bush

Taxonomy

Othonna triplinerva
Othonna
Asteraceae
Asterales

How to care for Baboon's Cabbage Bush

Water

How often to water your Baboon's Cabbage Bush

Water needs for Baboon's Cabbage Bush
0.5 cups
every 12

Baboon's Cabbage Bush needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Jacksonville, Florida.

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 Baboon's Cabbage Bush

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Baboon's Cabbage Bush in Jacksonville, Florida

Jacksonville, Florida

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Growing Baboon's Cabbage Bush in Jacksonville right now

Light needs for plant Baboon's Cabbage Bush in Jacksonville, Florida

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 5th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Jacksonville is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…

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Light needs for plant Baboon's Cabbage Bush in Jacksonville, Florida

Sunlight will increase by 27.2% ☀️

February 4th, 2023

Jacksonville is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Jacksonville is expected to increase by 27.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 12.6 megajoules of energ…

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Light needs for plant Baboon's Cabbage Bush in Jacksonville, Florida

Daylight will increase by 0.8 hours 📈

February 5th, 2023

This month, Jacksonville is getting an average of 7.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 8.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 11.1 total hours of…

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Finding light for Baboon's Cabbage Bush in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Baboon's Cabbage Bush: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Baboon's Cabbage Bush love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Jacksonville, Florida ⛅.

Baboon's Cabbage Bush does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Baboon's Cabbage Bush

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Baboon's Cabbage Bush: 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 Baboon's Cabbage Bush after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Baboon's Cabbage Bush

Baboon's Cabbage Bush

Baboon's Cabbage Bush


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Jacksonville, Florida, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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