Plant Care Wild Onion
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Wild Onion

Also known as

Fraser meadow garlic, Fraser meadow garlic, Hyacinth meadow garlic, Meadow garlic, Canada onion, Canadian garlic, Wild garlic and Wild onion

Taxonomy

Allium canadense
Allium
Amaryllidaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Wild Onion

Water

How often to water your Wild Onion

Water needs for Wild Onion
0.5 cups
every 9

Wild Onion 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 Wild Onion

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 Fraser meadow garlic in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Wild Onion: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Wild Onion may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Wild Onion

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

Care Summary for Wild Onion

Wild Onion

Wild Onion


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft 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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