Plant Care Annual meadow grass

Annual meadow grass

Also known as

Annual meadow-grass, Annual bluegrass and Poa

Taxonomy

Poa annua
Poa
Poaceae
Poales

How to care for Annual meadow grass

Water

How often to water your Annual meadow grass

Water needs for Annual meadow grass
0.5 cups
every 9

Annual meadow 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.

Calculate water needs of Annual meadow grass

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 Annual meadow grass in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Annual meadow grass: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Annual meadow grass love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Annual meadow grass does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Annual meadow grass

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Annual meadow 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 Annual meadow grass after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Annual meadow grass is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Annual meadow grass

Annual meadow grass

Annual meadow 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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