Plant Care fen grass of Parnassus

fen grass of Parnassus

About fen grass of Parnassus

fen grass of Parnassus is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

fen grass of Parnassus likes soil that is well draining.

Taxonomy

Parnassia glauca
Parnassia
Celastraceae
Celastrales

How to care for fen grass of Parnassus

Water

How often to water your fen grass of Parnassus

Water needs for fen grass of Parnassus
0.5 cups
every 9

fen grass of Parnassus 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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for fen grass of Parnassus in your home

Light needs and placement for plant fen grass of Parnassus: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

fen grass of Parnassus love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

fen grass of Parnassus does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of fen grass of Parnassus in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize fen grass of Parnassus

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for fen grass of Parnassus: 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 fen grass of Parnassus after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for fen grass of Parnassus

fen grass of Parnassus


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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