Plant Care Jewels of opar

Jewels of opar

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Jewels of opar has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Fameflower, Jewels-of-opar and Pink baby's-breath

Taxonomy

Talinum paniculatum
Talinum
Talinaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Jewels of opar

Water

How often to water your Jewels of opar

Water needs for Jewels of opar
0.5 cups
every 9

Jewels of opar 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 Jewels of opar

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 Jewels of opar in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Jewels of opar: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Jewels of opar 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.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Jewels of opar

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

FAQs
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Care Summary for Jewels of opar

Jewels of opar

Jewels of opar


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft 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

Jewels of opar has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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@Jaialarocque
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09/25/2021

Very easy to take care of! :)

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