Plant Care Bluejoint

Bluejoint

Also known as

bluejoint, bluejoint reedgrass, marsh reedgrass, Canadian reedgrass, meadow pinegrass and marsh pinegrass

Taxonomy

Calamagrostis canadensis
Calamagrostis
Poaceae
Poales

How to care for Bluejoint

Water

How often to water your Bluejoint

Water needs for Bluejoint
0.5 cups
every 9

Bluejoint 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 Bluejoint

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Bluejoint in your home

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

Bluejoint love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Bluejoint does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Bluejoint

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

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Care Summary for Bluejoint

Bluejoint

Bluejoint


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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