Plant Care Flowering Cherry

Flowering Cherry

About Flowering Cherry

Flowering Cherry 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.

Flowering Cherry likes soil that is good at retaining moisture. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Prunus incisa 'Kojo-No-Mai'
Prunus
Rosaceae
Rosales

Also known as

Fuji Cherry

How to care for Flowering Cherry

Water

How often to water your Flowering Cherry

Water needs for Flowering Cherry
0.5 cups
every 9

Flowering Cherry 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.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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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 Flowering Cherry in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Flowering Cherry: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Flowering Cherry love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Flowering Cherry does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Flowering Cherry

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

FAQs
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Care Summary for Flowering Cherry

Flowering Cherry


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 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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