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narrowleaf four o'clock

About narrowleaf four o'clock

narrowleaf four o'clock is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

narrowleaf four o'clock likes soil that is well draining.

Taxonomy

Mirabilis linearis
Mirabilis
Nyctaginaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for narrowleaf four o'clock

Water

How often to water your narrowleaf four o'clock

Water needs for narrowleaf four o'clock
0.5 cups
every 9

narrowleaf four o'clock 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 narrowleaf four o'clock in your home

Light needs and placement for plant narrowleaf four o'clock: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

narrowleaf four o'clock love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

narrowleaf four o'clock does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of narrowleaf four o'clock in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize narrowleaf four o'clock

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for narrowleaf four o'clock: 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 narrowleaf four o'clock after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for narrowleaf four o'clock

narrowleaf four o'clock


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft 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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