How to care for Rosularia platyphylla
How often to water your Rosularia platyphylla
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 San Jose, California.
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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San Jose, California
Finding light for Rosularia platyphylla in your home
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 San Jose, California ⛅.
Rosularia platyphylla does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
How to fertilize Rosularia platyphylla
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.
Rosularia platyphylla is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!
Rosularia platyphylla thrives in dry soil and should be watered sparingly. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Rosularia platyphylla requires abundant, bright and direct light. Place it less than one foot from a window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.
Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.
If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.
Rosularia platyphylla produces flowers in the wild, but does not flower when kept as houseplants.
USDA Hardiness Zone
Rosularia platyphylla can be grown outdoors in USDA Hardiness Zones 10-10b. Find your local hardiness zone here.
Care Summary for Rosularia platyphylla
0.5 cups every 12 days
< 1ft from a window
Repot after 2x growth
Based on your location in San Jose, California, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.