Plant Care Monstera lechleriana
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Monstera lechleriana

Also known as

Monstera

Taxonomy

Monstera lechleriana
Monstera
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Monstera lechleriana

Water

How often to water your Monstera lechleriana

Water needs for Monstera lechleriana
0.5 cups
every 9

Monstera lechleriana 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 Monstera lechleriana

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Monstera lechleriana in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Monstera lechleriana: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Monstera lechleriana 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 Monstera lechleriana

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

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Care Summary for Monstera lechleriana

Monstera lechleriana

Monstera lechleriana


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.

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