Asked by: Phylicia Dekovnick
asked in category: General Last Updated: 1st March, 2020

How often should you water a shamrock plant?

Water two to three times a month, allowing soil to dry out between waterings. Fertilize after watering with a balanced houseplant food. Shamrock plants grow from tiny bulbs that may be planted in fall or early spring.

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Beside this, how much sun does a shamrock plant need?

The hardiness varies with different species, from hardy in zone 3 to frost tender. Tender species can be grown in containers and brought indoors to overwinter. Shamrocks grow and bloom best in full sun, but will they will tolerate partial shade. In hot summer regions they will need protection from the afternoon sun.

Subsequently, question is, how do you care for a shamrock plant indoors? Shamrock Plant Care Tips Place the plant in an area that is room temperature and receives good air circulation and bright, but not direct, light. Soil should be kept lightly moist. Water sparingly and allow the soil to dry out between waterings. Fertilize with a balanced houseplant food every few months.

Besides, how do you revive a shamrock plant?

Decrease the water you give to the plant. When the leaves are all dry, cut away the dried stems and place the pot in a cool, dark place until February. Bring your shamrock plant back into a bright location in February. Begin watering the plant again.

Why is my shamrock plant drooping?

After a shamrock plant blooms, the leaves turn yellow, droop, and need to be removed; this usually occurs in the late fall. While it looks like the plant is dying, your shamrock plant is really starting its resting or dormant phase. Shamrock plants may go dormant several times a year.

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