Plant Care Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

4.8 out of 5 (4 experiences)

Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily

Also known as

Dwarf Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

Taxonomy

Schefflera arboricola 'Charlotte'
Schefflera
Araliaceae
Apiales

How to care for Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

Water

How often to water your Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

Water needs for Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'
0.5 cups
every 9

Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' 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 Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

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 Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte': 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

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

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Care Summary for Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'

Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte'


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.

What other plant parents say

Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Umbrella Tree 'Charlotte' has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Lilyyandow avatar
@Lilyyandow
leaf-1 45 Plants
xp 519 XP
globe Bedford, New Hampshire
02/16/2021

has been through a lot, lost a lot of leaves, but still stands and it so pretty

Fast grower Fast grower
Survivor Survivor

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