Plant Care Penwiper Plant
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Penwiper Plant

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Penwiper Plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Penwiper Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Also known as

Spotted Kalanchoe and Widow's Thrill

Taxonomy

Kalanchoe marmorata
Kalanchoe
Crassulaceae
Saxifragales

How to care for Penwiper Plant

Water

How often to water your Penwiper Plant

Water needs for Penwiper Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Penwiper Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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 Penwiper Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Penwiper Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Penwiper Plant: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Penwiper Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Penwiper Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Penwiper Plant

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

Care Summary for Penwiper Plant

Penwiper Plant

Penwiper Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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

Penwiper Plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Penwiper Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Penwiper Plant has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Penwiper Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Essdubya avatar
@Essdubya
leaf-1 8 Plants
xp 147 XP
06/08/2021

Only water when the soil is totally dry.

Fast grower Fast grower

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