Plant Care Japanese mazus

Japanese mazus

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Japanese mazus has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily
Japanese mazus has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Taxonomy

Mazus pumilus
Mazus
Mazaceae

How to care for Japanese mazus

Water

How often to water your Japanese mazus

Water needs for Japanese mazus
0.5 cups
every 9

Japanese mazus needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Washington, District of Columbia.

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 Japanese mazus

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Japanese mazus in Washington, District of Columbia

Washington, District of Columbia

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Growing Japanese mazus in Washington right now

Light needs for plant Japanese mazus in Washington, District of Columbia

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

December 7th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Washington 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 Japanese mazus in Washington, District of Columbia

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 24.3% ☀️

December 6th, 2021

Washington is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Washington is expected to decrease by 24.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.4 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Japanese mazus in Washington, District of Columbia

Daylight will decrease by 0.9 hours 📉

December 5th, 2021

This month, Washington is getting an average of 8.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 9.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.3 total hours of da…

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Finding light for Japanese mazus in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Japanese mazus: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Japanese mazus 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 Washington, District of Columbia ⛅.

Japanese mazus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Japanese mazus

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

When to repot Japanese mazus

Nutrient needs for plant Japanese mazus in Washington, District of Columbia

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

December 6th, 2021

The growing potential in Washington 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 Japanese mazus

Japanese mazus

Japanese mazus


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Washington, District of Columbia, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

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Japanese mazus has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
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He had a snail friend inside of his leaves, very good

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