Plant Care Sisyrinchium Striatum

Sisyrinchium Striatum

Also known as

pale yellow-eyed-grass, pale yellow-eyed-grass, pale yellow-eyed-grass and satin flower

Taxonomy

Sisyrinchium striatum
Sisyrinchium
Iridaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Sisyrinchium Striatum

Water

How often to water your Sisyrinchium Striatum

Water needs for Sisyrinchium Striatum
0.5 cups
every 9

Sisyrinchium Striatum needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Fort Worth, 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 Sisyrinchium Striatum

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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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 Sisyrinchium Striatum in Fort Worth, Texas

Fort Worth, Texas

55% Medium

Growing Sisyrinchium Striatum in Fort Worth right now

Light needs for plant Sisyrinchium Striatum in Fort Worth, Texas

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

November 30th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Fort Worth is currently 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 Sisyrinchium Striatum in Fort Worth, Texas

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 22.1% ☀️

November 30th, 2021

Fort Worth is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Fort Worth is expected to decrease by 22.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.5 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Sisyrinchium Striatum in Fort Worth, Texas

Daylight will decrease by 0.8 hours 📉

December 1st, 2021

This month, Fort Worth is getting an average of 9.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 7.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.9 total hours of da…

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Finding light for pale yellow-eyed-grass in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Sisyrinchium Striatum: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Sisyrinchium Striatum love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Sisyrinchium Striatum does not tolerate low light 🚫.

Fort Worth, Texas currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Sisyrinchium Striatum

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

When to repot Sisyrinchium Striatum

Nutrient needs for plant Sisyrinchium Striatum in Fort Worth, Texas

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

November 28th, 2021

The growing potential in Fort Worth is medium 👌.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot …

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FAQs
Difficulty Level

Sisyrinchium Striatum is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Care Summary for Sisyrinchium Striatum

Sisyrinchium Striatum

Sisyrinchium Striatum


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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