Plant Care Liver Plant
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Liver Plant

Also known as

Split Rock Plant

Taxonomy

Pleiospilos simulans
Pleiospilos

How to care for Liver Plant

Water

How often to water your Liver Plant

Water needs for Liver Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Liver Plant 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 Liver Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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.

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Finding light for Liver Plant in your home

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

Liver Plant 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.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Liver Plant in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Liver Plant

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

Care Summary for Liver Plant

Liver Plant

Liver Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 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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