Plant Care long.leaf wax flower

long.leaf wax flower


Philotheca myoporoides

How to care for long.leaf wax flower


How often to water your long.leaf wax flower

Water needs for long.leaf wax flower
0.5 cups
every 12

long.leaf wax flower needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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 long.leaf wax flower

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for long.leaf wax flower in your home

Light needs and placement for plant long.leaf wax flower: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

long.leaf wax flower 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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How to fertilize long.leaf wax flower

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

Care Summary for long.leaf wax flower

long.leaf wax flower

long.leaf wax flower

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 3ft 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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