Plant Care Monkey Mask Plant
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Monkey Mask Plant

5.0 out of 5 (8 experiences)

Monkey Mask Plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Monkey Mask Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Andanson's Monstera

Taxonomy

Monstera andansonii
Monstera
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Monkey Mask Plant

Water

How often to water your Monkey Mask Plant

Water needs for Monkey Mask Plant
0.5 cups
every 9

Monkey Mask Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 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 Monkey Mask Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
9

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Monkey Mask Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Monkey Mask Plant: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Monkey Mask 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 Monkey Mask Plant

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

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Care Summary for Monkey Mask Plant

Monkey Mask Plant

Monkey Mask Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 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

Monkey Mask Plant has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 5
Monkey Mask Plant has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 5
Monkey Mask Plant has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 4
Monkey Mask Plant has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 3
Monkey Mask Plant has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Monkey Mask Plant has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Emily avatar
@Emily
leaf-1 4 Plants
xp 64 XP
08/26/2021

It is a perfect first plant. Mine grows fast and looks gorgeous

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves

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