How to care for Mexican Handplant
Mexican Handplant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Boise, Idaho.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
October 4th, 2022
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Boise is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determining…
October 3rd, 2022
Boise is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Boise is expected to decrease by 35.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.6 megajoules of energy per m2 per day…
October 1st, 2022
This month, Boise is getting an average of 11.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 16.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.8 total hours of dayl…
Mexican Handplant 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 during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Boise, Idaho ☀️.️
This is a great time to watch your Mexican Handplant thrive 🌿!
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 Mexican Handplant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.