Plant Care Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus

Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus

5.0 out of 5 (16 experiences)

Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Silver Satin Pothos, Silver Satin Pothos and Satin Pothos

Taxonomy

Scindapsus pictus 'Argyraeus'
Scindapsus
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus

Water

How often to water your Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus

Water needs for Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus
0.5 cups
every 9

Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 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 Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Silver Satin Pothos in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus 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.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus

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

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Care Summary for Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus

Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus

Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft 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

Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 11
Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 9
Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 9
Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 8
Scindapsus Pictus Argyraeus has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Tortoise avatar
@Tortoise
leaf-1 16 Plants
xp 249 XP
globe Little Rock, AR
10/26/2021

Their silver spots make them shine and sparkle so beautifully :) i love it

Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Alliantoniuk avatar
@Alliantoniuk
leaf-1 6 Plants
xp 166 XP
08/21/2021

A more rare pothos that has a super cool satin texture and silvery sparkle on the leaves! (Same care al a reg pothos just a little bit of a slower grower.)

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Cloudy.anahiii avatar
@Cloudy.anahiii
leaf-1 11 Plants
xp 276 XP
globe Lincoln, NE
06/13/2021

I’ve only had it for about a week and it already has 9 new babies coming in!! The Satin pothos is beautiful to look at, it’s so stunning and elegant! Any type of pothos grows so easily as well as taking care of it. Most def recommend.

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Survivor Survivor

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