Plant Care Herb-Paris

Herb-Paris

Also known as

herb-paris and true lover's knot

Taxonomy

Paris quadrifolia
Paris
Melanthiaceae
Liliales

How to care for Herb-Paris

Water

How often to water your Herb-Paris

Water needs for Herb-Paris
0.5 cups
every 7

Herb-Paris needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 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
7

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Herb-Paris in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Herb-Paris: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Herb-Paris love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Herb-Paris does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Herb-Paris

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

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Care Summary for Herb-Paris

Herb-Paris


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 7 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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