Plant Care Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'

Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'

Taxonomy

Sinningia leucotricha bullata
Sinningia
Gesneriaceae
Lamiales

How to care for Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'

Water

How often to water your Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'

Water needs for Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'
0.5 cups
every 9

Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet' 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.

Calculate water needs of Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet': 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet' can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet': 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 Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'

Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'

Sinningia 'Crushed Velvet'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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