Plant Care Pleurotus Eryngii

Pleurotus Eryngii

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Pleurotus Eryngii has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

King Trumpet Mushroom, King Trumpet Mushroom and French Horn Mushroom


Pleurotus eryngii

How to care for Pleurotus Eryngii


How often to water your Pleurotus Eryngii

Water needs for Pleurotus Eryngii
0.5 cups
every 9

Pleurotus Eryngii 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.

Calculate water needs of Pleurotus Eryngii

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for King Trumpet Mushroom in your home

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

Pleurotus Eryngii 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 Pleurotus Eryngii

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

Care Summary for Pleurotus Eryngii

Pleurotus Eryngii

Pleurotus Eryngii

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 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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