Plant Care Devilqueen

Devilqueen

Also known as

snake-eyes

Taxonomy

Phaulothamnus spinescens
Phaulothamnus
Achatocarpaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Devilqueen

Water

How often to water your Devilqueen

Water needs for Devilqueen
0.5 cups
every 9

Devilqueen 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?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Devilqueen in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Devilqueen: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Devilqueen may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Devilqueen

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

Care Summary for Devilqueen

Devilqueen


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft 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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