Plant Care Linum Grandiflorum

Linum Grandiflorum

Also known as

Flowering Flax, Flowering Flax, Scarlet flax, Flowering flax, Red flax and Crimson flax


Linum grandiflorum

How to care for Linum Grandiflorum


How often to water your Linum Grandiflorum

Water needs for Linum Grandiflorum
0.5 cups
every 9

Linum Grandiflorum 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.

Calculate water needs of Linum Grandiflorum

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Flowering Flax in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Linum Grandiflorum: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Linum Grandiflorum love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Linum Grandiflorum does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Linum Grandiflorum

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

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Care Summary for Linum Grandiflorum

Linum Grandiflorum

Linum Grandiflorum

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft 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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