Goeppertia Rattlesnake Plant
4.2 out of 5 (13 experiences)
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Unfortunately, birthday boy is dying (bless his soul). He loves the sunlight and his large drinks every once in a while. However, if watering or sunlight becomes inconsistent, he absolutely freaks ou…
My favorite thing about the Rattlesnake Plant is that it keeps time. During the day, the leaves stretch outward, and during the night, they stand tall. Care tip: Unlink other prayer plants, this on…
Very very beautiful but very picky. I have mine in bright indirect light with high humidity. Be very careful about watering because it likes to be watered often but will freak out if you over water it
I love him so much, but he sure does play hard to get. He’s picky and finicky and whiny when he doesn’t get his way, but damn- he sure is pretty when he’s happy! I love the challenge :)
Pretty amusing to see the leaves tuck themselves in for the night. Unsure why it gets a bad rep, she’s one of my happy go lucky plants.
Love this plant for the most part. Requires misting of leaves, watering frequently, sunlight and lots of love!
I lub this pretty plant! I fell for it during my plant people YouTube purge and found it for $11 at a Safeway!
Hey sad super easily and will attempt to kill it’s self if it doesn’t have humidity in the room 24/7
It’s pretty to look at except when the brown spots appear. Sometimes it can be moody.
How to care for Goeppertia Rattlesnake Plant
Goeppertia Rattlesnake Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Goeppertia 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.
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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 Goeppertia Rattlesnake Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.