Plant Care Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Also known as

Hylostachys 'Blue Elf'


Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

How to care for Sedoro 'Blue Elf'


How often to water your Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Water needs for Sedoro 'Blue Elf'
0.5 cups
every 9

Sedoro 'Blue Elf' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Jose, CA.

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 Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size


Check the growing potential in your area

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

Plant care guide for Sedoro 'Blue Elf' in San Jose, CA

San Jose, CA

98% High

Growing Sedoro 'Blue Elf' in San Jose right now

Light needs for plant Sedoro 'Blue Elf' in San Jose, CA

Plant growth potential is currently very high 📈

June 13th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Jose is currently very high 📈. The plant growth potential in your area is currently at its peak! 🌿

The availability of high quality sunligh…

Read more

Light needs for plant Sedoro 'Blue Elf' in San Jose, CA

Sunlight intensity will increase by 7.8% ☀️

June 13th, 2021

San Jose is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in San Jose is expected to increase by 7.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 23.2 megajoules of energy per m2

Read more

Light needs for plant Sedoro 'Blue Elf' in San Jose, CA

Daylight will increase by 0.8 hours 📈

June 13th, 2021

This month, San Jose is getting an average of 13.1 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 5.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 14.5 total hours of da…

Read more

Finding light for Sedoro 'Blue Elf' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Sedoro 'Blue Elf': 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Sedoro 'Blue Elf' may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in San Jose, CA ☀️.️

This is a great time to watch your Sedoro 'Blue Elf' thrive 🌿!


How to fertilize Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Sedoro 'Blue Elf': 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 Sedoro 'Blue Elf' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Nutrient needs for plant Sedoro 'Blue Elf' in San Jose, CA

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

June 13th, 2021

The growing potential in San Jose is very high 📈.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot…

Read more

Care Summary for Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

Trending in your area

Similar to Sedoro 'Blue Elf'

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in