Plant Care Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'

Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'

Taxonomy

Pseudorhipsalis amazonica
Pseudorhipsalis
Cactaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'

Water

How often to water your Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'

Water needs for Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'
0.5 cups
every 9

Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Atlanta, Georgia.

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 Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Plant care guide for Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' in Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta, Georgia

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Growing Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' in Atlanta right now

Light needs for plant Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' in Atlanta, Georgia

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 21st, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Atlanta is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' in Atlanta, Georgia

Sunlight will increase by 19.5% ☀️

January 20th, 2022

Atlanta is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Atlanta is expected to increase by 19.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.0 megajoules of energy per m2 p…

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Light needs for plant Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' in Atlanta, Georgia

Daylight will increase by 0.6 hours 📈

January 21st, 2022

This month, Atlanta is getting an average of 7.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 6.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.5 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame': 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Atlanta, Georgia ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame': 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 Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'

Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'

Pseudorphipsalis 'Blue Flame'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Atlanta, Georgia, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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