Plant Care Celery-leaved buttercup

Celery-leaved buttercup

Also known as

Celery-leaved buttercup, Cursed buttercup and Celery-leaf buttercup


Ranunculus sceleratus

How to care for Celery-leaved buttercup


How often to water your Celery-leaved buttercup

Water needs for Celery-leaved buttercup
0.5 cups
every 9

Celery-leaved buttercup 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

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Finding light for Celery-leaved buttercup in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Celery-leaved buttercup: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Celery-leaved buttercup love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Celery-leaved buttercup does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Celery-leaved buttercup in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Celery-leaved buttercup

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Celery-leaved buttercup: 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 Celery-leaved buttercup after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Growth Pattern

Care Summary for Celery-leaved buttercup

Celery-leaved buttercup

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft 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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