Plant Care Plumeria Obtusa
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Plumeria Obtusa

Also known as

Singapore graveyard flower, Singapore graveyard flower and Singapore plumeria

Taxonomy

Plumeria obtusa
Plumeria
Apocynaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Plumeria Obtusa

Water

How often to water your Plumeria Obtusa

Water needs for Plumeria Obtusa
0.5 cups
every 12

Plumeria Obtusa 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 Plumeria Obtusa

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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 Singapore graveyard flower in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Plumeria Obtusa: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Plumeria Obtusa love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Plumeria Obtusa does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Plumeria Obtusa

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Plumeria Obtusa is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Plumeria Obtusa

Plumeria Obtusa

Plumeria Obtusa


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft 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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