Plant Care Mason's Congo
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Mason's Congo

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Mason's Congo has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Also known as

Variegated Whale Fin

Taxonomy

Sansevieria masoniana variegated
Sansevieria
Asparagaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Mason's Congo

Water

How often to water your Mason's Congo

Water needs for Mason's Congo
0.5 cups
every 12

Mason's Congo needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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 Mason's Congo

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Mason's Congo in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Mason's Congo: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Mason's Congo 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 💪.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Mason's Congo

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Mason's Congo: 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 Mason's Congo after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Mason's Congo

Mason's Congo

Mason's Congo


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 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.

What other plant parents say

Mason's Congo has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
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@Acer
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04/14/2021

Very cool monster size leaves

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves

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