Plant Care False mayweed

False mayweed

Also known as

False mayweed, Sea mayweed and Baldr's eyelashes


Tripleurospermum maritimum

How to care for False mayweed


How often to water your False mayweed

Water needs for False mayweed
0.5 cups
every 9

False mayweed 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 False mayweed in your home

Light needs and placement for plant False mayweed: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

False mayweed 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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How to fertilize False mayweed

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

Water Needs
Growth Pattern

Care Summary for False mayweed

False mayweed

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft 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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