Stachytarpheta grows is a low maintenance plant that grows well in all kinds of climatic condition. This plant can be easily grown indoors as it does not grow to be a huge plant.
Stachytarpheta grows well in acidic, well-drained soil under the full sun. It grows in almost every soil and can withstand any type of climatic conditions. Make sure to maintain a good drainage system for the plant as proper drainage is more important for the plant. Make sure that the plant does not sit in water as this may cause the roots of the plants to rot and this might affect the plant severely.
This plant needs to be watered once and week, this changes during summer and winter as the plant needs much more water in summer and less water in winter. During the early stage, this plant requires lots of water. Plenty of water must be provided to maintain the growth of the plant.
Since this plant is mostly found outdoors, this plant has adapted itself to withstand scorching sun and therefore heavy lighting is not at a problem In the same way, shady lighting is also suitable for this plant to grow.
The flower of this plant is small and purple in colour and this flower grows up to a size of about 2 centimetres which gives a good look to the living room.
This plant grows to a height of 60 centimeters and spread up to 60 centimeters, It also can be grown indoors until it gets large enough.
As far as fertilization is concerned any type of nitrogen-containing fertilizer is good for fertilization.
This growth rate of this plant increases tremendously by using the fertilizer.
Use diluted fertilizer once every three weeks to see a better growth in the plant
It is said that this plant has no native and is grown in various parts of America. Its seedling can be seen 50 feet away. It can attract various bugs, insects, butterflies and caterpillars so take necessary action and if needs apply pesticides.