Plant Care Golden Oat Grass

Golden Oat Grass

Also known as

golden oat grass and yellow oat grass


Trisetum flavescens

How to care for Golden Oat Grass


How often to water your Golden Oat Grass

Water needs for Golden Oat Grass
0.5 cups
every 9

Golden Oat Grass 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 Golden Oat Grass in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Golden Oat Grass: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Golden Oat Grass love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Golden Oat Grass does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Golden Oat Grass

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Golden Oat Grass

Golden Oat Grass

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft 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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