Plant Care Media sandspurry

Media sandspurry

Also known as

Greater sea-spurrey

Taxonomy

Spergularia media
Spergularia
Caryophyllaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Media sandspurry

Water

How often to water your Media sandspurry

Water needs for Media sandspurry
0.5 cups
every 9

Media sandspurry 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
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Media sandspurry in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Media sandspurry: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Media sandspurry 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 Media sandspurry

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

Care Summary for Media sandspurry

Media sandspurry


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 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.

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