Plant Care Acacia constricta Benth.

Acacia constricta Benth.

Also known as

Acacia constricta Benth. and whitethorn acacia

Taxonomy

Vachellia constricta
Vachellia
Fabaceae
Fabales

How to care for Acacia constricta Benth.

Water

How often to water your Acacia constricta Benth.

Water needs for Acacia constricta Benth.
0.5 cups
every 9

Acacia constricta Benth. 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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Acacia constricta Benth. in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Acacia constricta Benth.: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Acacia constricta Benth. love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Acacia constricta Benth. does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Acacia constricta Benth.

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

FAQs
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Care Summary for Acacia constricta Benth.

Acacia constricta Benth.


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.

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