Plant Care Urceolina amazonica

Urceolina amazonica

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Urceolina amazonica has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Urceolina amazonica has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

About Urceolina amazonica

This tropical evergreen bulb with hosta-like leaves can be grown in containers. They flower best when they are pot-bound. They are frost tender and can be injured below 68 degrees F (20 degrees C). They should only be repotted when necessary.


Urceolina amazonica

How to care for Urceolina amazonica


How often to water your Urceolina amazonica

Water needs for Urceolina amazonica
0.5 cups
every 9

Urceolina amazonica 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 Urceolina amazonica

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 None in your home

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

Urceolina amazonica 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 Urceolina amazonica

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

Difficulty Level

Urceolina amazonica is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

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Care Summary for Urceolina amazonica

Urceolina amazonica

Urceolina amazonica

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.

What other plant parents say

Urceolina amazonica has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Urceolina amazonica has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Urceolina amazonica has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Naomi avatar
leaf-1 7 Plants
xp 71 XP
globe West End, Queensland

I have had mine fore 2 1/2 years now and she is my favourite plant I own. (Don’t tell the others)

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Survivor Survivor
Fast grower Fast grower

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