Plant Care grass-leaf speedwell

grass-leaf speedwell

Also known as

grassleaf speedwell, marsh speedwell and skullcap speedwell

Taxonomy

Veronica scutellata
Veronica
Plantaginaceae
Lamiales

How to care for grass-leaf speedwell

Water

How often to water your grass-leaf speedwell

Water needs for grass-leaf speedwell
0.5 cups
every 9

grass-leaf speedwell 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 grass-leaf speedwell in your home

Light needs and placement for plant grass-leaf speedwell: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

grass-leaf speedwell love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

grass-leaf speedwell does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of grass-leaf speedwell in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize grass-leaf speedwell

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

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Care Summary for grass-leaf speedwell

grass-leaf speedwell


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft 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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