Plant Care Sagina apetala

Sagina apetala

Taxonomy

Sagina apetala
Sagina
Caryophyllaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Sagina apetala

Water

How often to water your Sagina apetala

Water needs for Sagina apetala
0.5 cups
every 9

Sagina apetala needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Jose, California.

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?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Sagina apetala in San Jose, California

San Jose, California

49% Low

Growing Sagina apetala in San Jose right now

Light needs for plant Sagina apetala in San Jose, California

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

December 9th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Jose is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in det…

Read more

Light needs for plant Sagina apetala in San Jose, California

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 21.8% ☀️

December 8th, 2021

San Jose is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in San Jose is expected to decrease by 21.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.5 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…

Read more

Light needs for plant Sagina apetala in San Jose, California

Daylight will decrease by 0.8 hours 📉

December 8th, 2021

This month, San Jose is getting an average of 9.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 7.9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.4 total hours of dayl…

Read more

Finding light for None in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Sagina apetala: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Sagina apetala love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in San Jose, California ⛅.

Sagina apetala does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Sagina apetala

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

When to repot Sagina apetala

Nutrient needs for plant Sagina apetala in San Jose, California

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 8th, 2021

The growing potential in San Jose is low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to repo…

Read more

FAQs
Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Toxicity
Soil
Fertilizer

Care Summary for Sagina apetala

Sagina apetala


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in San Jose, California, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

Trending in your area

Similar to Sagina apetala

Discover rare plants

This plant is popular in