Plant Care Centipedegrass


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Eremochloa ophiuroides

How to care for Centipedegrass


How often to water your Centipedegrass

Water needs for Centipedegrass
0.5 cups
every 9

Centipedegrass 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

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Finding light for Centipedegrass in your home

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

Centipedegrass 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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How to fertilize Centipedegrass

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Centipedegrass


Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


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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