Plant Care Schismatoglottis calyptrata
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Schismatoglottis calyptrata

Taxonomy

Schismatoglottis calyptrata
Schismatoglottis

How to care for Schismatoglottis calyptrata

Water

How often to water your Schismatoglottis calyptrata

Water needs for Schismatoglottis calyptrata
0.5 cups
every 9

Schismatoglottis calyptrata needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Rochester, NY.

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 Schismatoglottis calyptrata

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Schismatoglottis calyptrata in Rochester, NY

Rochester, NY

93% High

Growing Schismatoglottis calyptrata in Rochester right now

Light needs for plant Schismatoglottis calyptrata in Rochester, NY

Plant growth potential is currently high 📈

July 28th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Rochester is currently high 📈.

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

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Light needs for plant Schismatoglottis calyptrata in Rochester, NY

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 6.9% ☀️

July 27th, 2021

Rochester is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Rochester is expected to decrease by 6.9% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 18.9 megajoules of energy per m2

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Light needs for plant Schismatoglottis calyptrata in Rochester, NY

Daylight will decrease by 0.7 hours 📉

July 28th, 2021

This month, Rochester is getting an average of 12.2 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 4.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 13.9 total hours of d…

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Finding light for Schismatoglottis calyptrata in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Schismatoglottis calyptrata: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Schismatoglottis calyptrata may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Rochester, NY ☀️.️

This is a great time to watch your Schismatoglottis calyptrata thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Schismatoglottis calyptrata

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Schismatoglottis calyptrata: 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 Schismatoglottis calyptrata after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Schismatoglottis calyptrata

Schismatoglottis calyptrata

Schismatoglottis calyptrata


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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