Plant Care Verbesina Encelioides

Verbesina Encelioides

Also known as

Golden Crownbeard, Golden Crownbeard, golden crownbeard, gold weed, wild sunflower, cowpen daisy, butter daisy, crown-beard, American dogweed and South African daisy


Verbesina encelioides

How to care for Verbesina Encelioides


How often to water your Verbesina Encelioides

Water needs for Verbesina Encelioides
0.5 cups
every 9

Verbesina Encelioides 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 Verbesina Encelioides

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Golden Crownbeard in your home

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

Verbesina Encelioides love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Verbesina Encelioides does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Verbesina Encelioides in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Verbesina Encelioides

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

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Verbesina Encelioides

Verbesina Encelioides

Verbesina Encelioides

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft 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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