downy wood mint
About downy wood mint
downy wood mint is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
downy wood mint belongs to the blephilia genus, and is native to the Central and Eastern United States.
Also known as
downy wood mint, downy pagoda-plant, sunny woodmint and Ohio horsemint
How to care for downy wood mint
downy wood mint 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.
downy wood mint love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
downy wood mint does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 downy wood mint after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.