Plant Care Changing Forget-Me-Not

Changing Forget-Me-Not


Myosotis discolor

How to care for Changing Forget-Me-Not


How often to water your Changing Forget-Me-Not

Water needs for Changing Forget-Me-Not
0.5 cups
every 9

Changing Forget-Me-Not 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

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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 Changing Forget-Me-Not in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Changing Forget-Me-Not: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Changing Forget-Me-Not love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Changing Forget-Me-Not does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Changing Forget-Me-Not in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Changing Forget-Me-Not

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Changing Forget-Me-Not: 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 Changing Forget-Me-Not after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Changing Forget-Me-Not

Changing Forget-Me-Not

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft 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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