Plant Care Snowflower

Snowflower

About Snowflower

Snowflower is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.

Snowflower likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Spathiphyllum floribundum
Spathiphyllum
Araceae
Alismatales

Also known as

Peace Lily, Dwarf Sensation, White Lightning and Spathiphyllum White Lightning

How to care for Snowflower

Water

How often to water your Snowflower

Water needs for Snowflower
0.5 cups
every 9

Snowflower 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 Snowflower

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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

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Finding light for Snowflower in your home

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

Snowflower 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 Snowflower in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Snowflower

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

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Care Summary for Snowflower

Snowflower

Snowflower


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.

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