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How to care for Dipladenia 'Rio'
Dipladenia 'Rio' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Chicago, Illinois.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 9th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Chicago is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…
December 8th, 2022
Chicago is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Chicago is expected to decrease by 27.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 6.2 megajoules of energy per m2 per …
December 7th, 2022
This month, Chicago is getting an average of 8.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 9.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.0 total hours of dayli…
Dipladenia 'Rio' love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Chicago, Illinois ⛅.
Dipladenia 'Rio' does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 Dipladenia 'Rio' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
December 8th, 2022
The growing potential in Chicago is very 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 …
What other plant parents say
Beautiful beautiful and beautiful. Love this plant , I have three all around my patio. Constant blooms bring me happiness. It is a true show stopper. Everyone is always saying how beautiful it is. I do not water it often because its a drought tolerant, easy care plant. Perfect patio plant.