Plant Care Pistacia weinmannifolia

Pistacia weinmannifolia

Reviewed by: Kiersten Rankel | Last Updated: 11/05/2021

About Pistacia weinmannifolia

Pistacia weinmannifolia is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Pistacia weinmannifolia likes soil that is extremely well-draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.


Pistacia weinmannifolia

How to care for Pistacia weinmannifolia


How often to water your Pistacia weinmannifolia

Water needs for Pistacia weinmannifolia
0.5 cups
every 9

Pistacia weinmannifolia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Sacramento, California.

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 Pistacia weinmannifolia

Water 0.5 cups every

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Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Pistacia weinmannifolia in Sacramento, California

Sacramento, California

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Growing Pistacia weinmannifolia in Sacramento right now

Light needs for plant Pistacia weinmannifolia in Sacramento, California

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

December 8th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Sacramento is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in d…

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Light needs for plant Pistacia weinmannifolia in Sacramento, California

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 23.1% ☀️

December 8th, 2021

Sacramento is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Sacramento is expected to decrease by 23.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.1 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Pistacia weinmannifolia in Sacramento, California

Daylight will decrease by 0.9 hours 📉

December 5th, 2021

This month, Sacramento is getting an average of 9.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 8.9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.3 total hours of da…

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Finding light for Pistacia weinmannifolia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Pistacia weinmannifolia: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Pistacia weinmannifolia love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Sacramento, California ⛅.

Pistacia weinmannifolia does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Pistacia weinmannifolia

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

When to repot Pistacia weinmannifolia

Nutrient needs for plant Pistacia weinmannifolia in Sacramento, California

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 7th, 2021

The growing potential in Sacramento is low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to re…

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Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Pistacia weinmannifolia

Pistacia weinmannifolia

Pistacia weinmannifolia

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Sacramento, California, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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