Plant Care Toloache


Also known as

Datura innoxia, Datura innoxia, Datura innoxia, Prickly datura, pricklyburr, recurved thorn-apple, downy thorn-apple, Indian-apple, lovache, moonflower, nacazcul, toloatzin, toloaxihuitl, tolguache, toloache and sacred datura


Datura inoxia

How to care for Toloache


How often to water your Toloache

Water needs for Toloache
0.5 cups
every 9

Toloache needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Baltimore, Maryland.

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

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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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.

Plant care guide for Toloache in Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland

32% Very Low

Growing Toloache in Baltimore right now

Light needs for plant Toloache in Baltimore, Maryland

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 6th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Baltimore is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determi…

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Light needs for plant Toloache in Baltimore, Maryland

Sunlight will increase by 37.5% ☀️

January 31st, 2023

Baltimore is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Baltimore is expected to increase by 37.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.4 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Toloache in Baltimore, Maryland

Daylight will increase by 1.2 hours 📈

February 7th, 2023

This month, Baltimore is getting an average of 6.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 12.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.7 total hours of d…

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Finding light for Datura innoxia in your home

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

Toloache love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Baltimore, Maryland ⛅.

Toloache does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Toloache

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

Difficulty Level

Toloache is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Toloache


Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Baltimore, Maryland, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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