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About Shoebutton Ardisia
Shoebutton Ardisia is a popular houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.
Plant parents describe this plant as a fast grower and being a survivor with a whopping 266 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Shoebutton Ardisia likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Shoebutton Ardisia belongs to the ardisia genus, and is native to Tropical Asia.
Also known as
Duck's Eye and Coralberry
How to care for Shoebutton Ardisia
Shoebutton Ardisia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 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.
Shoebutton Ardisia 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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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 Shoebutton Ardisia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.