Plant Care Anthurium superbum
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Anthurium superbum

Taxonomy

Anthurium superbum
Anthurium
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Anthurium superbum

Water

How often to water your Anthurium superbum

Water needs for Anthurium superbum
0.5 cups
every 9

Anthurium superbum 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 Anthurium superbum

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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 Anthurium superbum in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Anthurium superbum: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Anthurium superbum may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Anthurium superbum

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

Care Summary for Anthurium superbum

Anthurium superbum

Anthurium superbum


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft 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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