Plant Care bulbil bugle-lily

bulbil bugle-lily

Also known as

bulbil bugle-lily and wild watsonia

Taxonomy

Watsonia meriana
Watsonia
Iridaceae
Asparagales

How to care for bulbil bugle-lily

Water

How often to water your bulbil bugle-lily

Water needs for bulbil bugle-lily
0.5 cups
every 9

bulbil bugle-lily 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 bulbil bugle-lily

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 bulbil bugle-lily in your home

Light needs and placement for plant bulbil bugle-lily: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

bulbil bugle-lily love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

bulbil bugle-lily does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of bulbil bugle-lily in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize bulbil bugle-lily

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for bulbil bugle-lily: 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 bulbil bugle-lily after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for bulbil bugle-lily

bulbil bugle-lily

bulbil bugle-lily


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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