About Sequoia Sempervirens
Sequoiadendron gigantea is the state tree of California. It grows rapidly up to three feet a year. It has naturally rot resistant wood. It's densely branched and pyramidal in youth, but loses lower branches with age.
Also known as
Redwood, Redwood, Coast redwood, Coastal redwood, California redwood and Sequoia
How to care for Sequoia Sempervirens
Sequoia Sempervirens needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Sequoia Sempervirens love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Sequoia Sempervirens does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Sequoia Sempervirens after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.