Plant Care Myosotis Alpestris
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Myosotis Alpestris

Also known as

Asian forget-me-not, Asian forget-me-not and Alpine forget-me-not

Taxonomy

Myosotis alpestris
Myosotis
Boraginaceae
Boraginales

How to care for Myosotis Alpestris

Water

How often to water your Myosotis Alpestris

Water needs for Myosotis Alpestris
0.5 cups
every 9

Myosotis Alpestris 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 Myosotis Alpestris

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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

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Finding light for Asian forget-me-not in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Myosotis Alpestris: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Myosotis Alpestris love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Myosotis Alpestris does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Myosotis Alpestris in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Myosotis Alpestris

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

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Care Summary for Myosotis Alpestris

Myosotis Alpestris

Myosotis Alpestris


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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