Plant Care Peace Lilly

Peace Lilly

Also known as

Peace lily plant and candle light


Spathiphyllum Sensation

How to care for Peace Lilly


How often to water your Peace Lilly

Water needs for Peace Lilly
0.5 cups
every 9

Peace Lilly 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 Peace Lilly

Water 0.5 cups every

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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 Peace Lilly in your home

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

Peace Lilly 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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How to fertilize Peace Lilly

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

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Care Summary for Peace Lilly

Peace Lilly

Peace Lilly

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


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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