Plant Care Brooklime


About Brooklime

Brooklime is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Brooklime likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.


Veronica beccabunga

Also known as

European speedwell

How to care for Brooklime


How often to water your Brooklime

Water needs for Brooklime
0.5 cups
every 9

Brooklime needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Washington, District of Columbia.

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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Plant care guide for Brooklime in Washington, District of Columbia

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Finding light for Brooklime in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Brooklime: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Brooklime love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Washington, District of Columbia ⛅.

Brooklime does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Brooklime

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Brooklime


Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Washington, District of Columbia, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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