Plant Care Neon Pothos
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Neon Pothos

4.8 out of 5 (100 experiences)

Neon Pothos has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Neon Pothos has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate

Taxonomy

Epipremnum aureum 'Neon'
Epipremnum
Araceae
Alismatales

What other plant parents say

Neon Pothos has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 69
Neon Pothos has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 65
Neon Pothos has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 53
Neon Pothos has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 38
Neon Pothos has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 6
Neon Pothos has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 4
Neon Pothos has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 2
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@Morgan
Iowa City, Iowa
Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Your plant by Morgan on Greg, the plant care app
05/20/2021

pothos are my favorites. easy to grow, and they grow like crazy! plus they propagate very well, which is a plus. i have a few different pothos and they’ve bounced back after some neglect and from a f…

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Katiel avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Neo by Katiel on Greg, the plant care app
04/30/2021

This plant is so bright and fun! I love how it stands out from darker foliage. It also has grown quite quickly and is readily producing its first trailing vines. Make sure to repot these as they grow…

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Agatha avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Neo by Agatha on Greg, the plant care app
04/25/2021

Love pothos, and this one is stunning! Beautiful addition to my plant collection. Very easy to care for, very rewarding. This one needs a bit of light to stay neon so be sure to provide it or it ma…

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@Savannaheas…
Bellerive, Tasmania
Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Nelly by Savannaheastley on Greg, the plant care app
07/03/2021

This plant is very hardy and has gone through a lot and still pushing out leaves every week. I have not propagated this plant but if you cut it at the node and plop it in water it should start to roo…

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@Martin
New York
Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Greeon 🖼 by Martin on Greg, the plant care app
06/02/2021

Grows like a champ and looks like a piece of art 🖼. Mine is currently thriving with summertime lighting on our coffee table about 6 feet from a south facing window. Will move closer during wintertime…

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@Wolfie
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Motley Crue by Wolfie on Greg, the plant care app
03/20/2021

The bright color of the neon pothos adds a vibrant touch to any plant collection. Does well in low light environments and flourishes in a well lit space. Easy plant to care for, perfect for new plant…

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@Michaela
Crisfield, Maryland
Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Pothos by Michaela on Greg, the plant care app
08/24/2021

Strong and beautiful plants! Mine had a bird make a nest in it and raise her babies. I thought for sure it would be dead afterwards but it’s made an amazing come back!

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@Black juju
Decatur, Georgia
Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Athena by Black juju on Greg, the plant care app
09/20/2021

Check the soil DO NOT overwater you will kill it. Err on the side of caution finger test the soil. Needs adequate light to maintain vibrant leaves.

Alliantoniuk avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Neon Pothos by Alliantoniuk on Greg, the plant care app
08/21/2021

Neon Pothos is a rare pothos and is super cool! In order to keep its viberant colour it is best to keep in a sunnier spot over a dimmer one.

Faerydusts avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Neon Pothos named Alana by Faerydusts on Greg, the plant care app
03/01/2021

This is one of my most consistently resilient plants. Gorgeous foliage, adapts well to seasonal changes, and never fusses about watering.

How to care for Neon Pothos

Water

How often to water your Neon Pothos

Water needs for Neon Pothos
0.5 cups
every 9

Neon Pothos 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 Neon Pothos

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 Neon Pothos in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Neon Pothos: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Neon Pothos 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 region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Neon Pothos in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Neon Pothos

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

Care Summary for Neon Pothos

Neon Pothos

Neon Pothos


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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