About False cleyera
This oplant is a broadleaf evergreen with tiered branches with blue-green leaves that appear whorled at the branch tips. It blooms in the summer, but the flowers are inconspicuous. The fruit ripens in fall. It can be pruned to encourage a compact habit.
How to care for False cleyera
False cleyera needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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False cleyera love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
False cleyera does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 False cleyera after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.