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My little collection of air plants is still thriving. Surprisingly, recovering and slow growing from a lack of water. Rain water really brought up to speed. Do be mindful of how long a soak bath that…
Very easy to care for because they absorb moisture from the air. This means you only need to water sparingly and if you forget to for a while, it’s okay! I do recommend that when buying a sky or ai…
I love air plants as a way to add a bit of life to a small spot where it would be awkward to have regular plant in a full pot with soil. Also, they just look like tiny aliens, which is a plus in my b…
Easy care—just immerse in water for 20-30 min weekly and you’re good to go! I forget to water these guys all the time but they seem to be fine with it if I miss a week 🥴
Air plants are super cool, stick em anywhere , no soil needed!* This one is happy inside being watered every couple of weeks , because I Live in a hot place!
While air plants don’t need soil, they still need to be watered, aka completely submerged, somewhat often.
No need to watering often, no need growth media
How to care for Sky Plant
Sky Plant 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.
Sky Plant 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.
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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 Sky Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.