Plant Care Emerald Isle Spikemoss

Emerald Isle Spikemoss


Selaginella Brownii

How to care for Emerald Isle Spikemoss


How often to water your Emerald Isle Spikemoss

Water needs for Emerald Isle Spikemoss
0.5 cups
every 9

Emerald Isle Spikemoss needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Aloha, Oregon.

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 Emerald Isle Spikemoss

Water 0.5 cups every

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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 Emerald Isle Spikemoss in Aloha, Oregon

Aloha, Oregon

35% Very Low

Growing Emerald Isle Spikemoss in Aloha right now

Light needs for plant Emerald Isle Spikemoss in Aloha, Oregon

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

December 4th, 2021

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

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

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Light needs for plant Emerald Isle Spikemoss in Aloha, Oregon

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 32% ☀️

December 6th, 2021

Aloha is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Aloha is expected to decrease by 32% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 5.3 megajoules of energy per m2 per day!

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Light needs for plant Emerald Isle Spikemoss in Aloha, Oregon

Daylight will decrease by 1.2 hours 📉

December 6th, 2021

This month, Aloha is getting an average of 8.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 12% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 8.5 total hours of daylight…

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Finding light for Emerald Isle Spikemoss in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Emerald Isle Spikemoss: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Emerald Isle Spikemoss may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Aloha, Oregon ⛅.


How to fertilize Emerald Isle Spikemoss

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

When to repot Emerald Isle Spikemoss

Nutrient needs for plant Emerald Isle Spikemoss in Aloha, Oregon

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

December 3rd, 2021

The growing potential in Aloha is very 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 re…

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Water Needs
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Care Summary for Emerald Isle Spikemoss

Emerald Isle Spikemoss

Emerald Isle Spikemoss

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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