About prairie sandmat
prairie sandmat is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs very little water to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
prairie sandmat likes soil that is extremely well-draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Also known as
prairie sandmat and Missouri spurge
How to care for prairie sandmat
prairie sandmat needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Boise, Idaho.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
November 26th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Boise is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…
November 24th, 2021
Boise is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Boise is expected to decrease by 36.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 6.3 megajoules of energy per m2 per day!…
November 24th, 2021
This month, Boise is getting an average of 9.4 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 14.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 8.8 total hours of daylig…
prairie sandmat love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Boise, Idaho ⛅.
prairie sandmat does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 prairie sandmat after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.