Plant Care New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,

New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,

Also known as

New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink, and rose locust

Taxonomy

Robinia neomexicana
Robinia
Fabaceae
Fabales

How to care for New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,

Water

How often to water your New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,

Water needs for New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,
0.5 cups
every 9

New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink, 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

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Finding light for New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink, in your home

Light needs and placement for plant New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink, love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink, does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink, in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,: 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 New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink, after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,

New Mexican, New Mexico, Southwest, Desert, Pink,


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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