Plant Care Lemon Surprise Snake Plant

Lemon Surprise Snake Plant

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Also known as

Lemon Surprise Dracaena and dracaena

Taxonomy

Dracaena deremensis 'Lemon Surprise'
Dracaena
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Lemon Surprise Snake Plant

Water

How often to water your Lemon Surprise Snake Plant

Water needs for Lemon Surprise Snake Plant
0.5 cups
every 12

Lemon Surprise Snake 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 Lemon Surprise Snake Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Lemon Surprise Snake Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Lemon Surprise Snake Plant: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Lemon Surprise Snake Plant can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Lemon Surprise Snake Plant

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

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Care Summary for Lemon Surprise Snake Plant

Lemon Surprise Snake Plant

Lemon Surprise Snake Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 6ft 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

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@Peggyplant
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globe Brentwood, California
06/13/2021

When I got this plant it had some crispy edges that I thought I’d be able to remedy with different soil and added humidity. Sadly I haven’t been able to make this plant happy even though I’ve had good success with other draecenas. It could be me but it hasn’t been a very successful journey.

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