Plant Care Vaccinium Ovatum

Vaccinium Ovatum

Also known as

Evergreen Huckleberry, Evergreen Huckleberry, Evergreen huckleberry,, Winter huckleberry and California huckleberry


Vaccinium ovatum

How to care for Vaccinium Ovatum


How often to water your Vaccinium Ovatum

Water needs for Vaccinium Ovatum
0.5 cups
every 9

Vaccinium Ovatum needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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 Vaccinium Ovatum

Water 0.5 cups every

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Vaccinium Ovatum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

32% Very Low

Growing Vaccinium Ovatum in Philadelphia right now

Light needs for plant Vaccinium Ovatum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 5th, 2023

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

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

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Light needs for plant Vaccinium Ovatum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sunlight will increase by 44.1% ☀️

February 6th, 2023

Philadelphia is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Philadelphia is expected to increase by 44.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.0 megajoules of energ…

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Light needs for plant Vaccinium Ovatum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Daylight will increase by 1.2 hours 📈

February 4th, 2023

This month, Philadelphia is getting an average of 6.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 12.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.6 total hours o…

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Finding light for Evergreen Huckleberry in your home

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

Vaccinium Ovatum 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ⛅.

Vaccinium Ovatum does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Vaccinium Ovatum

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Vaccinium Ovatum

Vaccinium Ovatum

Vaccinium Ovatum

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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