About Culver's Root
Culver's Root is a native wildflower that prefers average to wet soil. It is found in open woods, moist meadows and prairies. Flower spikes open from the top down beginning in late spring. Cut the spent flowers to the rosette for possible rebloom in the fall.
Also known as
Culver's-root, blackroot, bowman's-root, tall-speedwell, Virginia Culver's root and tall speedwell
How to care for Culver's Root
Culver's Root 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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Culver's Root love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Culver's Root 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 Culver's Root after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.