Plant Care Bright Star Murdannia

Bright Star Murdannia

Taxonomy

Murdannia loriformis 'Bright Star'
Murdannia
Commelinaceae
Commelinales

How to care for Bright Star Murdannia

Water

How often to water your Bright Star Murdannia

Water needs for Bright Star Murdannia
0.5 cups
every 9

Bright Star Murdannia 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 Bright Star Murdannia

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Bright Star Murdannia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Bright Star Murdannia: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Bright Star Murdannia 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 Bright Star Murdannia

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

Care Summary for Bright Star Murdannia

Bright Star Murdannia

Bright Star Murdannia


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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