Plant Care Creeping Groundsel

Creeping Groundsel

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Creeping Groundsel has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Cape ivy


Senecio angulatus

How to care for Creeping Groundsel


How often to water your Creeping Groundsel

Water needs for Creeping Groundsel
0.5 cups
every 12

Creeping Groundsel needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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.

Calculate water needs of Creeping Groundsel

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Creeping Groundsel in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Creeping Groundsel: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Creeping Groundsel 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.

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How to fertilize Creeping Groundsel

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

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Care Summary for Creeping Groundsel

Creeping Groundsel

Creeping Groundsel

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Creeping Groundsel has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
@StokesyH avatar
leaf-1 8 Plants
xp 362 XP
globe Newport, Wales

It is a very good starter plant :) it survives drought and loves a lot of sunlight

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