Plant Care bigleaf snowbell

bigleaf snowbell

Also known as

bigleaf snowbell and bigleaf storax


Styrax grandifolius

How to care for bigleaf snowbell


How often to water your bigleaf snowbell

Water needs for bigleaf snowbell
0.5 cups
every 9

bigleaf snowbell 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.

Water 0.5 cups every

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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.

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Finding light for bigleaf snowbell in your home

Light needs and placement for plant bigleaf snowbell: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

bigleaf snowbell love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

bigleaf snowbell does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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


How to fertilize bigleaf snowbell

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for bigleaf snowbell

bigleaf snowbell

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


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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