About Branched bur-reed
Branched bur-reed is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.
Branched bur-reed belongs to the sparganium genus, and is native to northern temperate regions.
Also known as
Branched bur-reed and Simplestem bur-reed
How to care for Branched bur-reed
Branched bur-reed 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.
Branched bur-reed 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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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 Branched bur-reed after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.