About Bladder Cherry
Bladder Cherry is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Bladder Cherry likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Bladder Cherry belongs to the Physalis genus, and is native to Europe and Northern Asia.
Also known as
Bladder Cherry, Chinese Lantern, Winter Cherry, Japanese-lantern and strawberry groundcherry
How to care for Bladder Cherry
Bladder Cherry 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.
Bladder Cherry love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Bladder Cherry does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Bladder Cherry after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.