Plant Care Calathea 'Red Mojo'

Calathea 'Red Mojo'

About Calathea 'Red Mojo'

Calathea 'Red Mojo' is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.

Calathea 'Red Mojo' likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Calathea 'Red Mojo'
Calathea
Marantaceae
Zingiberales

How to care for Calathea 'Red Mojo'

Water

How often to water your Calathea 'Red Mojo'

Water needs for Calathea 'Red Mojo'
0.5 cups
every 9

Calathea 'Red Mojo' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Atlanta, Georgia.

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 Calathea 'Red Mojo'

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.

Plant care guide for Calathea 'Red Mojo' in Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta, Georgia

38% Low

Growing Calathea 'Red Mojo' in Atlanta right now

Light needs for plant Calathea 'Red Mojo' in Atlanta, Georgia

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 18th, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Atlanta is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Calathea 'Red Mojo' in Atlanta, Georgia

Sunlight will increase by 16.7% ☀️

January 17th, 2022

Atlanta is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Atlanta is expected to increase by 16.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.8 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…

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Light needs for plant Calathea 'Red Mojo' in Atlanta, Georgia

Daylight will increase by 0.5 hours 📈

January 18th, 2022

This month, Atlanta is getting an average of 7.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 5.2% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.4 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for Calathea 'Red Mojo' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Calathea 'Red Mojo': 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Calathea 'Red Mojo' may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Atlanta, Georgia ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Calathea 'Red Mojo'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Calathea 'Red Mojo': 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 Calathea 'Red Mojo' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Calathea 'Red Mojo'

Nutrient needs for plant Calathea 'Red Mojo' in Atlanta, Georgia

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

January 14th, 2022

The growing potential in Atlanta is low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to repot…

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Care Summary for Calathea 'Red Mojo'

Calathea 'Red Mojo'

Calathea 'Red Mojo'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

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.

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