Plant Care Lemon-scented Pelagonium

Lemon-scented Pelagonium

Also known as

Crisped-leaf pelagonium


Pelargonium crispum

How to care for Lemon-scented Pelagonium


How often to water your Lemon-scented Pelagonium

Water needs for Lemon-scented Pelagonium
0.5 cups
every 9

Lemon-scented Pelagonium 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.

Calculate water needs of Lemon-scented Pelagonium

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Lemon-scented Pelagonium in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Lemon-scented Pelagonium: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Lemon-scented Pelagonium love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Lemon-scented Pelagonium does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Lemon-scented Pelagonium in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Lemon-scented Pelagonium

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Lemon-scented Pelagonium: 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 Lemon-scented Pelagonium after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Lemon-scented Pelagonium

Lemon-scented Pelagonium

Lemon-scented Pelagonium

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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