4.7 out of 5 (145 experiences)
Also known as
Chocolate Soldier and Cocoon Plant
How to care for Panda Plant
Panda Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Francisco, California.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
January 26th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Francisco is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in det…
January 25th, 2022
San Francisco is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in San Francisco is expected to increase by 28.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.8 megajoules of ene…
January 26th, 2022
This month, San Francisco is getting an average of 8.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 8.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.4 total hours o…
Panda Plant love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in San Francisco, California ⛅.
Panda Plant does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 Panda Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
What other plant parents say
I love this plant. It is extremely forgiving and easy to grow. I recommend this for beginners and people getting into the succulent community. The really easy to propagate, and grow fast in the right care. I have not found mine to attract Pests. They are an attractive plant with soft fuzzy leaves. And you can find them almost anywhere. They do need Direct light or bright indirect light. A great rewarding plant I recommend for any plant parent.