Plant Care Austrolycopodium fastigiatum

Austrolycopodium fastigiatum

Also known as

Austrolycopodium fastigiatum, alpine club moss, mountain club moss and Austrolycopodium fastigiatum

Taxonomy

Lycopodium fastigiatum
Lycopodium
Lycopodiaceae
Lycopodiales

How to care for Austrolycopodium fastigiatum

Water

How often to water your Austrolycopodium fastigiatum

Water needs for Austrolycopodium fastigiatum
0.5 cups
every 9

Austrolycopodium fastigiatum 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.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Austrolycopodium fastigiatum in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Austrolycopodium fastigiatum: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Austrolycopodium fastigiatum 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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Nutrients

How to fertilize Austrolycopodium fastigiatum

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

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Care Summary for Austrolycopodium fastigiatum

Austrolycopodium fastigiatum


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

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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