Plant Care Appalachian Ragwort

Appalachian Ragwort

Also known as

Appalachian ragwort and Small's ragwort


Packera anonyma

How to care for Appalachian Ragwort


How often to water your Appalachian Ragwort

Water needs for Appalachian Ragwort
0.5 cups
every 9

Appalachian Ragwort 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

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Finding light for Appalachian Ragwort in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Appalachian Ragwort: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Appalachian Ragwort love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Appalachian Ragwort does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Appalachian Ragwort

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

Difficulty Level

Appalachian Ragwort is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Appalachian Ragwort

Appalachian Ragwort

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


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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