Plant Care helxine green

helxine green

Taxonomy

soleirolia soleirolli
Soleirolia
Urticaceae
Rosales

How to care for helxine green

Water

How often to water your helxine green

Water needs for helxine green
0.5 cups
every 7

helxine green needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Jose, California.

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 helxine green

Water 0.5 cups every
7

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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 helxine green in San Jose, California

San Jose, California

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Growing helxine green in San Jose right now

Light needs for plant helxine green in San Jose, California

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

December 6th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Jose is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determin…

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Light needs for plant helxine green in San Jose, California

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 22.4% ☀️

December 6th, 2021

San Jose is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in San Jose is expected to decrease by 22.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.5 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…

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Light needs for plant helxine green in San Jose, California

Daylight will decrease by 0.9 hours 📉

December 4th, 2021

This month, San Jose is getting an average of 9.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 8.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.4 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for helxine green in your home

Light needs and placement for plant helxine green: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

helxine green 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 💪.

We wouldn’t recommend testing its limits during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in San Jose, California ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize helxine green

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

When to repot helxine green

Nutrient needs for plant helxine green in San Jose, California

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 6th, 2021

The growing potential in San Jose is low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to repo…

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Care Summary for helxine green

helxine green

helxine green


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 7 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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