About Bog Rhubarb
Bog Rhubarb is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in moderate sunlight 🌤 and should be less than 6 feet from a window.
Bog Rhubarb belongs to the Petasites genus, and is native to Korea, China, and Japan.
Also known as
Japanese sweet coltsfoot, Butterbur, Giant butterbur, Great butterbur and Sweet-coltsfoot
How to care for Bog Rhubarb
Bog Rhubarb 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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Bog Rhubarb can tolerate being far from a window and light source.
Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.
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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 Bog Rhubarb after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.