Plant Care Blackish Oxytrope

Blackish Oxytrope

Also known as

Astragalus bryophilus, Astragalus nigrescens arctobia, Oxytropis arctica notabilis, Oxytropis arctobia, Oxytropis arctobia hyperarctica, Oxytropis coluteoides, Oxytropis nigrescens albida, Oxytropis nigrescens arctobia, Oxytropis nigrescens genuina, Oxytropis nigrescens lonchopoda, Oxytropis nigrescens nigrescens and Spiesia arctobia

Taxonomy

Oxytropis nigrescens
Oxytropis
Fabaceae
Fabales

How to care for Blackish Oxytrope

Water

How often to water your Blackish Oxytrope

Water needs for Blackish Oxytrope
0.5 cups
every 9

Blackish Oxytrope 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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Blackish Oxytrope in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Blackish Oxytrope: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Blackish Oxytrope love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Blackish Oxytrope does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Blackish Oxytrope

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

FAQs
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Care Summary for Blackish Oxytrope

Blackish Oxytrope


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 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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