About Diphasiastrum digitatum
Diphasiastrum digitatum is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.
Diphasiastrum digitatum likes soil that is good at retaining moisture.
Diphasiastrum digitatum belongs to the Lycopodium genus, and is native to Eastern Canada to the North Central and Eastern United States.
Also known as
Diphasiastrum digitatum, groundcedar, running cedar, crowsfoot, fan clubmoss and Diphasiastrum digitatum
How to care for Diphasiastrum digitatum
Diphasiastrum digitatum 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.
Diphasiastrum digitatum may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
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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 Diphasiastrum digitatum after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.