Plant Care Fendler's Sandwort

Fendler's Sandwort

Also known as

Arenaria fendleri brevifolia, Arenaria fendleri diffusa, Arenaria fendleri fendleri, Arenaria fendleri genuina, Arenaria fendleri tweedyi, Arenaria laxiflora, Arenaria salmonensis, Arenaria tweedyi and Eremogone kingii plateauensis


Eremogone fendleri

How to care for Fendler's Sandwort

💦 Water

How often to water your Fendler's Sandwort

Water needs for Fendler's Sandwort
0.5 cups
every 9

Fendler's Sandwort 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

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

☀️ Light

Finding light for Fendler's Sandwort in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Fendler's Sandwort: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Fendler's Sandwort 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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🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Fendler's Sandwort

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

Care Summary for Fendler's Sandwort

Fendler's Sandwort

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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