Plant Care Sagina Procumbens

Sagina Procumbens

Also known as

Birdeye Pearlwort, Birdeye Pearlwort, Procumbent pearlwort and Matted pearlwort

Taxonomy

Sagina procumbens
Sagina
Caryophyllaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Sagina Procumbens

Water

How often to water your Sagina Procumbens

Water needs for Sagina Procumbens
0.5 cups
every 9

Sagina Procumbens needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Dallas, Texas.

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 Sagina Procumbens

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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

Plant care guide for Sagina Procumbens in Dallas, Texas

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Growing Sagina Procumbens in Dallas right now

Light needs for plant Sagina Procumbens in Dallas, Texas

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 7th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Dallas is currently low 📉.

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

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Light needs for plant Sagina Procumbens in Dallas, Texas

Sunlight will increase by 32% ☀️

February 7th, 2023

Dallas is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Dallas is expected to increase by 32% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 12.1 megajoules of energy per m2 per d…

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Light needs for plant Sagina Procumbens in Dallas, Texas

Daylight will increase by 0.9 hours 📈

February 2nd, 2023

This month, Dallas is getting an average of 6.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 8.6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.9 total hours of dayli…

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Finding light for Birdeye Pearlwort in your home

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

Sagina Procumbens 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 Dallas, Texas ⛅.

Sagina Procumbens does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Sagina Procumbens

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

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Care Summary for Sagina Procumbens

Sagina Procumbens

Sagina Procumbens


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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