Plant Care Brown Spiderwort

Brown Spiderwort


Siderasis fuscata

How to care for Brown Spiderwort

💦 Water

How often to water your Brown Spiderwort

Water needs for Brown Spiderwort
0.5 cups
every 9

Brown Spiderwort 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 Brown Spiderwort

Water 0.5 cups every

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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☀️ Light

Finding light for Brown Spiderwort in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Brown Spiderwort: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Brown Spiderwort 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.

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🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Brown Spiderwort

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

Care Summary for Brown Spiderwort

Brown Spiderwort

Brown Spiderwort

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


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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