Plant Care Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass

Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass

Also known as

eastern blue-eyed grass and Atlantic blue-eyed-grass


Sisyrinchium atlanticum

How to care for Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass


How often to water your Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass

Water needs for Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass
0.5 cups
every 9

Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass 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.

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass: 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 Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Growth Pattern

Care Summary for Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass

Eastern Blue-Eyed Grass

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft 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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