Aglaonema 'Pink Splash'
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About Aglaonema 'Pink Splash'
This variety of Chinese evergreen is known for its speckled bubblegum pink leaves. Chinese evergreens have been growing in homes throughout Asia for centuries as symbols of good fortune. They were introduced to the Western world in 1885. Their ancestors were cultivated starting in the 1930s and became especially successful in Florida, where most foliage plants are now produced. 🤞
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash'
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How to care for Aglaonema 'Pink Splash'
How often to water your Aglaonema 'Pink Splash'
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Water 0.5 cups every
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Finding light for Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' in your home
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' can tolerate being far from a window and light source.
Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.
We wouldn’t recommend testing its limits during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Atlanta, Georgia ⛅.
How to fertilize Aglaonema 'Pink Splash'
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 Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' is sensitive to dry soil and should be watered frequently. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' can tolerate being far from a window and light source. Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' is not safe to consume. If you, a family member, or a pet has ingested any amount of plant material contact Poison Control, US (800) 222-1222, or your veterinarian. If you have children, cats, or dogs in the home, we suggest keeping this plant out of reach.
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' doesn’t require additional humidity. Plants absorb most water through their root system rather than their leaves, so the best way to provide humidity for your plants is through watering the soil.
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' does best in well-draining soil. A good soil will contain lots of organic matter such as coco coir as well as perlite or vermiculite to help with drainage. Adding a handful of perlite to regular store-bought potting soil should do the trick!
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' should be repotted after it doubles in size or once a year, whichever comes first. Fresh potting soil has all the nutrients your plant needs, so as long as it’s refreshed yearly, you shouldn’t need to use fertilizer. Remember, plants get their energy from sunlight, not fertilizer!
It’s common for Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' to go dormant in the wintertime and you may notice their growth slow down. Waterings should be spaced out more during this time.
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' is native to tropical Asia and New Guinea.
Yes, you may see your Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' bloom with the right amount of sunlight and water.
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' is a clumping plant, meaning new growth will emerge from the soil around the parent plant.
USDA Hardiness Zone
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' can be grown outdoors in USDA Hardiness Zones 10a-12b. Find your local hardiness zone here.
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' can be propagated by division into new individual plants.
- Check to see if there is more than one plant. In some cases they may still be beneath the soil surface. If you feel confident, you may remove the soil to check for baby plantlets below!
- If there are multiple plants growing, unpot the plant and gently tug the plants apart, being careful not to disturb too many of the roots. They may be connected by large root segments which you may need to break to free the plantlet.
- Pot up the new plant in well-draining soil
- Repot the parent plant back into its original pot
Yellow leaves aren’t always a reason to panic, and can be a normal part of a plant’s life cycle. Unless brand new leaves are turning yellow or all the leaves change color at once, it’s likely just your plant retiring old leaves.
If it seems like there’s a problem, the most likely cause of yellow leaves in Aglaonema 'Pink Splash' is underwatering. The leaves may also appear to be curling or drooping. Yellow leaves can less often be caused by overwatering, nutrient deficiencies, or pests.
Give your plant a good drink and it should perk back up and download Greg to make sure your plant never goes thirsty again!
Care Summary for Aglaonema 'Pink Splash'
Aglaonema 'Pink Splash'
0.5 cups every 7 days
< 6ft from a window
Repot after 2x growth
Based on your location in Atlanta, Georgia, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.