4.7 out of 5 (73 experiences)
About Rattlesnake Plant
Rattlesnake Plant is a super popular houseplant 🌿 that is a fun challenge to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.
Plant parents describe this plant as having large, lush leaves and being a survivor with a whopping 2244 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Rattlesnake Plant likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
How to care for Rattlesnake Plant
Rattlesnake Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
May 29th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Minneapolis is currently high 📈.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…
May 28th, 2022
Minneapolis is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Minneapolis is expected to increase by 16.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 19.8 megajoules of energy …
May 27th, 2022
This month, Minneapolis is getting an average of 10.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 10.9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 15.3 total hours o…
Rattlesnake Plant 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 Minneapolis, Minnesota ☀️.️
This is a great time to watch your Rattlesnake Plant 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 Rattlesnake Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
May 26th, 2022
The growing potential in Minneapolis is high 📈.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot a…
What other plant parents say
She’s very dramatic in that tap water = very shriveled and brown leaves but as long as you use distilled or rain water she thrives! Mine currently resides in ~65% humidity with grow lights and has been putting out two to three new leaves every two weeks or so