Plant Care California Fagonbush

California Fagonbush

Also known as

California fagonia and small-flower fagonia

Taxonomy

Fagonia laevis
Fagonia
Zygophyllaceae
Zygophyllales

How to care for California Fagonbush

Water

How often to water your California Fagonbush

Water needs for California Fagonbush
0.5 cups
every 9

California Fagonbush 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 California Fagonbush in your home

Light needs and placement for plant California Fagonbush: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

California Fagonbush 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 California Fagonbush

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

Care Summary for California Fagonbush

California Fagonbush


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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