Clasping Venus' Looking-Glass
About Clasping Venus' Looking-Glass
Small Venus' looking-glass is a annual in the Campanulaceae (bellflower) family. It is found all over the southern half of the U.S.A., Mexico and parts of South America. It has showy five petaled flowers that range in color from blue-violet to pink-purple to lavender. Small bees such as the Plasterer bee, Little Carpenter bee and bumblebees, flies, small butterflies and skippers frequent this plant.
Also known as
clasping Venus' lookingglass, clasping Venus's-looking-glass, clasping bellwort, clasping-leaf Venus' looking-glass, common Venus' lookingglass, roundleaved triodanis, clasping-leaved Venus' looking-glass and round-leaved triodanis
How to care for Clasping Venus' Looking-Glass
Clasping Venus' Looking-Glass needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Clasping Venus' Looking-Glass love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Clasping Venus' Looking-Glass does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Clasping Venus' Looking-Glass after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.