About Philodendron 'Rio'
Philodendron 'Rio' is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in moderate sunlight 🌤 and should be less than 6 feet from a window.
Philodendron 'Rio' likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Philodendron hederaceum 'Rio'
How to care for Philodendron 'Rio'
Philodendron 'Rio' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Jose, 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 15th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in San Jose is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determin…
January 16th, 2022
San Jose is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in San Jose is expected to increase by 17.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.1 megajoules of energy per m2…
January 13th, 2022
This month, San Jose is getting an average of 8.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 4.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.0 total hours of day…
Philodendron 'Rio' 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 💪.
We wouldn’t recommend testing its limits during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in San Jose, California ⛅.
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 Philodendron 'Rio' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.