Plant Care Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

About Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

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. 🤞

Taxonomy

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'
Aglaonema
Araceae
Alismatales

Also known as

Osaka, The Diamond and First Diamond

How to care for Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

💦 Water

How often to water your Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

Water needs for Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'
0.5 cups
every 7

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 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 Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

Water 0.5 cups every
7

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5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Aglaonema 'Spring Snow': 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' 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 of Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Aglaonema 'Spring Snow': 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 Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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💡 FAQs
💦 Water Needs

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' 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.

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☀️ Sunlight Needs

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' 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 'Spring Snow' Light Requirements →

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' Direct Sunlight Needs & Tolerance →


🐶 🐈 👶 Toxicity

Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.

If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.


💨 Humidity

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' 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 'Spring Snow' Humidity Needs →


🪴 Soil

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' 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!

Best Soil Mix for Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' →

When and How to Successfully Repot Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' →


💩 Fertilizer

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' 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!


❄️ Dormancy

It’s common for Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' to go dormant in the wintertime and you may notice their growth slow down. Waterings should be spaced out more during this time.


🌎 Native Region

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' is native to tropical Asia and New Guinea.


🌱 Propagation

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow' 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

🧐 Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting a sad-looking houseplant, start by checking for signs of distress in its leaves, such as yellowing, browning, or drooping, which can indicate overwatering or nutrient deficiencies.

Inspect the soil moisture; too dry or too wet soil can cause problems.

Ensure the plant is getting the right amount of light, as too much or too little can stress it.

Finally, consider environmental factors like temperature and humidity, and adjust care routines accordingly to revive your plant.


Care Summary for Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'

Aglaonema 'Spring Snow'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 7 days

Placement

< 6ft 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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