Plant Care Monstera 'El salvador'
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Monstera 'El salvador'

Taxonomy

Monstera siltepecana 'El Salvador'
Monstera
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Monstera 'El salvador'

Water

How often to water your Monstera 'El salvador'

Water needs for Monstera 'El salvador'
0.5 cups
every 9

Monstera 'El salvador' 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 'El salvador'

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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 Monstera 'El salvador' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Monstera 'El salvador': 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Monstera 'El salvador' 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 💪.

Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Monstera 'El salvador' in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Monstera 'El salvador'

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

Care Summary for Monstera 'El salvador'

Monstera 'El salvador'

Monstera 'El salvador'


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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