Plant Care Shoreline Sea Purslane

Shoreline Sea Purslane

2.5 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Shoreline Sea Purslane has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Shoreline Sea Purslane has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Cencilla, Sea-purslane, Shoreline purslane, Sea purslane and Dampalit

Taxonomy

Sesuvium portulacastrum
Sesuvium
Aizoaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Shoreline Sea Purslane

Water

How often to water your Shoreline Sea Purslane

Water needs for Shoreline Sea Purslane
0.5 cups
every 12

Shoreline Sea Purslane needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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 Shoreline Sea Purslane

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Shoreline Sea Purslane in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Shoreline Sea Purslane: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Shoreline Sea Purslane may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Shoreline Sea Purslane in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Shoreline Sea Purslane

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

FAQs
Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Toxicity
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Care Summary for Shoreline Sea Purslane

Shoreline Sea Purslane

Shoreline Sea Purslane


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 3ft 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.

What other plant parents say

Shoreline Sea Purslane has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Shoreline Sea Purslane has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Shoreline Sea Purslane has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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02/23/2021

Mines dying:/ I don’t know what it wants from me

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