Plant Care Apple Rose

Apple Rose

About Apple Rose

Apple Rose 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.

Apple Rose likes soil that is good at retaining moisture. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Apple Rose belongs to the rosa genus, and is native to Europe.

Taxonomy

Rosa villosa
Rosa
Rosaceae
Rosales

How to care for Apple Rose

Water

How often to water your Apple Rose

Water needs for Apple Rose
0.5 cups
every 9

Apple Rose 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

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Apple Rose in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Apple Rose: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Apple Rose love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Apple Rose does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Apple Rose

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

FAQs
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Care Summary for Apple Rose

Apple Rose


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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