Plant Care Five-stamen tamarisk
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Five-stamen tamarisk

Also known as

Chinese tamarisk and Saltcedar

Taxonomy

Tamarix chinensis
Tamarix
Tamaricaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Five-stamen tamarisk

Water

How often to water your Five-stamen tamarisk

Water needs for Five-stamen tamarisk
0.5 cups
every 9

Five-stamen tamarisk 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 Five-stamen tamarisk

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Five-stamen tamarisk in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Five-stamen tamarisk: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Five-stamen tamarisk love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Five-stamen tamarisk does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Five-stamen tamarisk in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Five-stamen tamarisk

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Five-stamen tamarisk: 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 Five-stamen tamarisk after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Five-stamen tamarisk

Five-stamen tamarisk

Five-stamen tamarisk


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.

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