Plant Care Fringed Willowherb

Fringed Willowherb

Also known as

Northern Willowherb, Northern Willowherb, Fringed willowherb, American willowherb, Slender willow herb and Northern willow herb


Epilobium ciliatum

How to care for Fringed Willowherb


How often to water your Fringed Willowherb

Water needs for Fringed Willowherb
0.5 cups
every 9

Fringed Willowherb needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Tallahassee, Florida.

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 Fringed Willowherb

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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

Plant care guide for Fringed Willowherb in Tallahassee, Florida

Tallahassee, Florida

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Growing Fringed Willowherb in Tallahassee right now

Light needs for plant Fringed Willowherb in Tallahassee, Florida

Plant growth potential is currently medium 👌

January 26th, 2023

Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Tallahassee is currently medium 👌.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in deter…

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Light needs for plant Fringed Willowherb in Tallahassee, Florida

Sunlight will increase by 20.1% ☀️

January 25th, 2023

Tallahassee is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Tallahassee is expected to increase by 20.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 11.5 megajoules of energy …

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Light needs for plant Fringed Willowherb in Tallahassee, Florida

Daylight will increase by 0.5 hours 📈

January 21st, 2023

This month, Tallahassee is getting an average of 7.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 5.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.7 total hours of …

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Finding light for Northern Willowherb in your home

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

Fringed Willowherb 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 Tallahassee, Florida ⛅.

Fringed Willowherb does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Fringed Willowherb

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern

Care Summary for Fringed Willowherb

Fringed Willowherb

Fringed Willowherb

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Tallahassee, Florida, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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