Plant Care Mnium Hornum

Mnium Hornum

Also known as

Horn Calcareous Moss, Horn Calcareous Moss and Swan's Neck Thyme Moss


Mnium hornum

How to care for Mnium Hornum


How often to water your Mnium Hornum

Water needs for Mnium Hornum
0.5 cups
every 9

Mnium Hornum 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 Mnium Hornum

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Horn Calcareous Moss in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Mnium Hornum: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Mnium Hornum can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

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How to fertilize Mnium Hornum

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

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Care Summary for Mnium Hornum

Mnium Hornum

Mnium Hornum

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 6ft 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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