Plant Care Rosularia platyphylla

Rosularia platyphylla

Taxonomy

Rosularia platyphylla
Rosularia
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Rosularia platyphylla

Water

How often to water your Rosularia platyphylla

Water needs for Rosularia platyphylla
0.5 cups
every 12

Rosularia platyphylla needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Boston, Massachusetts.

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 Rosularia platyphylla

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Rosularia platyphylla in Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts

27% Very Low

Growing Rosularia platyphylla in Boston right now

Light needs for plant Rosularia platyphylla in Boston, Massachusetts

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

January 26th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Boston is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in deter…

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Light needs for plant Rosularia platyphylla in Boston, Massachusetts

Sunlight will increase by 33.7% ☀️

January 23rd, 2023

Boston is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Boston is expected to increase by 33.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.9 megajoules of energy per m2 per …

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Light needs for plant Rosularia platyphylla in Boston, Massachusetts

Daylight will increase by 1.0 hours 📈

January 25th, 2023

This month, Boston is getting an average of 6.4 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 10.9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.1 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for Rosularia platyphylla in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Rosularia platyphylla: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Rosularia platyphylla 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 Boston, Massachusetts ⛅.

Rosularia platyphylla does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Rosularia platyphylla

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Rosularia platyphylla is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Rosularia platyphylla

Rosularia platyphylla

Rosularia platyphylla


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Boston, Massachusetts, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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