Plant Care Garden ranuncula

Garden ranuncula

Also known as

Persian buttercup


Ranunculus asiaticus

How to care for Garden ranuncula


How often to water your Garden ranuncula

Water needs for Garden ranuncula
0.5 cups
every 9

Garden ranuncula 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.

Calculate water needs of Garden ranuncula

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Garden ranuncula in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Garden ranuncula: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Garden ranuncula 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.

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How to fertilize Garden ranuncula

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

Care Summary for Garden ranuncula

Garden ranuncula

Garden ranuncula

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


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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