Plant Care Coat Buttons

Coat Buttons

Also known as

Coat Buttons and tridax daisy


Tridax procumbens

How to care for Coat Buttons

💦 Water

How often to water your Coat Buttons

Water needs for Coat Buttons
0.5 cups
every 9

Coat Buttons 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

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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☀️ Light

Finding light for Coat Buttons in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Coat Buttons: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Coat Buttons 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.

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🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Coat Buttons

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

Care Summary for Coat Buttons

Coat Buttons

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft 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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