Plant Care Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema
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Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema

4.1 out of 5 (10 experiences)

Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Red Chinese Evergreen

Taxonomy

Aglaonema commutatum 'Red Siam Aurora'
Aglaonema
Araceae
Alismatales

What other plant parents say

Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 4
Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Meln808 avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema named Finicky Joe by Meln808 on Greg, the plant care app
02/15/2021

This plant and I really don’t get along very well. While I really like his colors, he has been very picky about where he wants to be and he just never really filled in nicely. I see other people’s fu…

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@Demi
Chicago, IL
Rating of the plant Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema named Izzy by Demi on Greg, the plant care app
03/10/2021

It grows soo fast and it is so nice to see new leaves bloom. It also really loves attention.

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@Shannonelli…
Austin, TX
Rating of the plant Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema named Aurora by Shannonelliott on Greg, the plant care app
04/09/2021

beautiful plant and still does well when there are many cloudy days in a row

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@Folkehaus
Monterey, CA
Rating of the plant Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema named Pax by Folkehaus on Greg, the plant care app
03/06/2021

Pretty easy, seems to like soil drying out between waterings

How to care for Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema

Water

How often to water your Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema

Water needs for Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema
0.5 cups
every 7

Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema needs 0.5 cups of water every 7 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 Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema

Water 0.5 cups every
7

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema 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 city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema: 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 Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema

Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema

Red Siam Aurora Aglaonema


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 7 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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