How to care for Stanhopea tigrina
Stanhopea tigrina needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Louisville, Kentucky.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 3rd, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Louisville is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in d…
November 30th, 2022
Louisville is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Louisville is expected to decrease by 27.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.7 megajoules of energy per m…
December 2nd, 2022
This month, Louisville is getting an average of 8.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 9.6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.3 total hours of da…
Stanhopea tigrina may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Louisville, Kentucky ⛅.
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 Stanhopea tigrina after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
November 29th, 2022
The growing potential in Louisville is very low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.
It's best …