Plant Care Aberts squirrel

Aberts squirrel

Also known as

Pumpelly's brome and Smooth brome

Taxonomy

Bromus inermis
Bromus
Poaceae
Poales

How to care for Aberts squirrel

Water

How often to water your Aberts squirrel

Water needs for Aberts squirrel
0.5 cups
every 9

Aberts squirrel 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?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Aberts squirrel in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Aberts squirrel: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Aberts squirrel love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Aberts squirrel does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Aberts squirrel in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Aberts squirrel

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Aberts squirrel is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Aberts squirrel

Aberts squirrel


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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