Plant Care Alahe'e

Alahe'e

Also known as

Canthium beecheyi, Canthium odoratum tinianense, Canthium oleifolium pedunculatum, Canthium tinianense, Myonima umbellata, Phallaria lucida, Plectronia hookeriana, Plectronia hookeriana dietrichiae, Plectronia hookeriana typica, Plectronia kohenua kohenua, Plectronia kohenua latifolia, Plectronia kohenua orbiculata, Plectronia kohenua typica, Plectronia umbellata, Psydrax odorata australiana, Psydrax odorata buxifolia, Psydrax odoratus australianus, Randia coffeoides, Randia tinianensis and Stylocoryna coffeoides

Taxonomy

Psydrax odorata
Psydrax
Rubiaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Alahe'e

💦 Water

How often to water your Alahe'e

Water needs for Alahe'e
0.5 cups
every 9

Alahe'e 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?

Select the pot size

5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Alahe'e in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Alahe'e: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Alahe'e 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 Alahe'e in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Alahe'e

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

Care Summary for Alahe'e

Alahe'e


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 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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