Plant Care Monadenium ritchiei

Monadenium ritchiei

Taxonomy

Monadenium ritchiei
Monadenium
Euphorbiaceae
Malpighiales

How to care for Monadenium ritchiei

Water

How often to water your Monadenium ritchiei

Water needs for Monadenium ritchiei
0.5 cups
every 12

Monadenium ritchiei 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 Monadenium ritchiei

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Light needs and placement for plant Monadenium ritchiei: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Monadenium ritchiei love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Monadenium ritchiei does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Monadenium ritchiei

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Monadenium ritchiei is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Toxicity

Care Summary for Monadenium ritchiei

Monadenium ritchiei

Monadenium ritchiei


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.

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