Plant Care Amazonian Zebra Plant

Amazonian Zebra Plant

Taxonomy

Aechmea chantinii
Aechmea
Bromeliaceae
Poales

How to care for Amazonian Zebra Plant

Water

How often to water your Amazonian Zebra Plant

Water needs for Amazonian Zebra Plant
0.5 cups
every 9

Amazonian Zebra Plant 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.

Calculate water needs of Amazonian Zebra Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Amazonian Zebra Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Amazonian Zebra Plant: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Amazonian Zebra Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Amazonian Zebra Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Amazonian Zebra Plant in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Amazonian Zebra Plant

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

Care Summary for Amazonian Zebra Plant

Amazonian Zebra Plant

Amazonian Zebra Plant


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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