Set how much a flex item will grow relative to the rest of the flex items with CSS

Increase the size of a flex item, using the flex-grow property. Use it with one or more than flex items.


You can try to run the following code to implement the flex-grow property. Here Q3 flex-item is larger than other items −

Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
         .mycontainer {
            display: flex;
            background-color: orange;
            align-content: space-between;
         .mycontainer > div {
            background-color: white;
            text-align: center;
            line-height: 40px;
            font-size: 25px;
            width: 100px;
            margin: 5px;
      <div class = "mycontainer">
         <div style = "flex-grow: 1">Q1</div>
         <div style = "flex-grow: 1">Q2</div>
         <div style = "flex-grow: 20">Q3</div>
         <div style = "flex-grow: 1">Q4</div>
         <div style = "flex-grow: 1">Q5</div>

Updated on: 04-Jul-2020


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