Plant Care Carrion Plant

Carrion Plant

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Taxonomy

Stapelia asterias
Stapelia
Apocynaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Carrion Plant

Water

How often to water your Carrion Plant

Water needs for Carrion Plant
0.5 cups
every 9

Carrion Plant 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 Carrion Plant

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 Carrion Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Carrion Plant: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Carrion Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Carrion Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Carrion Plant in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Carrion Plant

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

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Care Summary for Carrion Plant

Carrion Plant

Carrion Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft 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.

What other plant parents say

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Stinky is special. It doesn’t grow very quickly, and it seems unremarkable. But, like most plants, it has secrets, and they are so satisfying!

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