Also known as
spiny sheepbur, western stickseed, flat-spine blueburr, flat-spine sheepburr, flat-spine stickseed and western blueburr
How to care for Flatspine Stickseed
Flatspine Stickseed needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Flatspine Stickseed love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Flatspine Stickseed does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Flatspine Stickseed after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.