Plant Care Easter Orchid

Easter Orchid

4.5 out of 5 (4 experiences)

Easter Orchid has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Easter Orchid has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Also known as



Earina autumnalis

How to care for Easter Orchid


How often to water your Easter Orchid

Water needs for Easter Orchid
0.5 cups
every 9

Easter Orchid 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 Easter Orchid

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Easter Orchid in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Easter Orchid: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Easter Orchid 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.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Easter Orchid in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Easter Orchid

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

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Care Summary for Easter Orchid

Easter Orchid

Easter Orchid

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Easter Orchid has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Easter Orchid has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 2
Easter Orchid has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
@NF22Official avatar
leaf-1 2 Plants
xp 551 XP

Easter Orchids are very beautiful when they bloom and they appear in all sorts of various patterns and lovely flowers!
Perfect for house decor too, and it lives very long with proper watering and care!

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Survivor Survivor
Blooms easily Blooms easily
@KatieL avatar
leaf-1 40 Plants
xp 796 XP

I love the way the flowers look on this beautiful plant. They can last for months if you play your cards right. With just a little research you can get it to bloom again after just a few months! Make sure it has adequate soil and don't water until the roots look silvery

Survivor Survivor
Blooms easily Blooms easily

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