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 Washington, District of Columbia.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
January 17th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Washington is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…
January 18th, 2022
Washington is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Washington is expected to increase by 22.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.6 megajoules of energy per…
January 18th, 2022
This month, Washington is getting an average of 6.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 6.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.0 total hours of d…
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 Washington, District of Columbia ⛅.
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.
January 13th, 2022
The growing potential in Washington is low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.
It's best to re…