Plant Care 'Ihi
1/10

'Ihi

Also known as

Ihi

Taxonomy

Portulaca molokiniensis
Portulaca
Portulacaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for 'Ihi

Water

How often to water your 'Ihi

Water needs for 'Ihi
0.5 cups
every 12

'Ihi 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 'Ihi

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.

Select a city to check sunlight intensity

Finding light for 'Ihi in your home

Light needs and placement for plant 'Ihi: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

'Ihi love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

'Ihi does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize 'Ihi

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

FAQs
Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Soil
Fertilizer
Growth Pattern

Care Summary for 'Ihi

'Ihi

'Ihi


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.

Trending in your area

Similar to 'Ihi

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in