Plant Care bulbous canary-grass

bulbous canary-grass

Also known as

bulbous canary-grass and Harding grass

Taxonomy

Phalaris aquatica
Phalaris
Poaceae
Poales

How to care for bulbous canary-grass

Water

How often to water your bulbous canary-grass

Water needs for bulbous canary-grass
0.5 cups
every 9

bulbous canary-grass 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 bulbous canary-grass in your home

Light needs and placement for plant bulbous canary-grass: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

bulbous canary-grass love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

bulbous canary-grass does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of bulbous canary-grass in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize bulbous canary-grass

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

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Care Summary for bulbous canary-grass

bulbous canary-grass


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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