Plant Care Myosotis sylvatica
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Myosotis sylvatica

4.7 out of 5 (3 experiences)

Myosotis sylvatica has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Myosotis sylvatica has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Taxonomy

Myosotis sylvatica
Myosotis
Boraginaceae
Boraginales

How to care for Myosotis sylvatica

Water

How often to water your Myosotis sylvatica

Water needs for Myosotis sylvatica
0.5 cups
every 9

Myosotis sylvatica 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 sylvatica

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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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 None in your home

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

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

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

Myosotis sylvatica does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Myosotis sylvatica

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Myosotis sylvatica is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Myosotis sylvatica

Myosotis sylvatica

Myosotis sylvatica


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.

What other plant parents say

Myosotis sylvatica has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 3
Myosotis sylvatica has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Maddiesaddie55 avatar
@Maddiesaddie55
leaf-1 11 Plants
xp 83 XP
globe Everett, Washington
04/26/2021

It grew so fast it blew my mind. Very pretty!

Fast grower Fast grower
Blooms easily Blooms easily

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