Plant Care Galium mollugo

Galium mollugo

About Galium mollugo

Galium mollugo is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Galium mollugo likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Galium mollugo
Galium
Rubiaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Galium mollugo

Water

How often to water your Galium mollugo

Water needs for Galium mollugo
0.5 cups
every 9

Galium mollugo needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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
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.

Plant care guide for Galium mollugo in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Growing Galium mollugo in Pittsburgh right now

Light needs for plant Galium mollugo in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

November 27th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Pittsburgh is currently very low 📉.

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

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Light needs for plant Galium mollugo in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 31.4% ☀️

November 27th, 2021

Pittsburgh is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Pittsburgh is expected to decrease by 31.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 6.6 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Galium mollugo in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Daylight will decrease by 1.2 hours 📉

November 27th, 2021

This month, Pittsburgh is getting an average of 8.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 11.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.2 total hours of d…

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Finding light for None in your home

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

Galium mollugo 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 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania ⛅.

Galium mollugo does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Galium mollugo

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

When to repot Galium mollugo

Nutrient needs for plant Galium mollugo in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

November 22nd, 2021

The growing potential in Pittsburgh is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best …

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Care Summary for Galium mollugo

Galium mollugo


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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