About Common Pear
Common Pear 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.
Common Pear likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Pyrus communis 'Alexander Lucas'
How to care for Common Pear
Common Pear needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Atlanta, Georgia.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
November 26th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Atlanta is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
November 25th, 2021
Atlanta is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Atlanta is expected to decrease by 25% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.1 megajoules of energy per m2 per da…
November 26th, 2021
This month, Atlanta is getting an average of 9.1 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.8 total hours of dayligh…
Common Pear love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Atlanta, Georgia ⛅.
Common Pear does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 Common Pear after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
November 20th, 2021
The growing potential in Atlanta is medium 👌.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…