Mini Silver Pothos, Scindapsus pictus

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Sale price Rs. 255.00 Regular price Rs. 1,200.00
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Mini Silver Pothos, Scindapsus pictus

Mini Silver Pothos, Scindapsus pictus

Regular price Rs. 255.00
Sale price Rs. 255.00 Regular price Rs. 1,200.00
Product description

Know Your Plant

Scindapsus pictus, commonly known as satin pothos or satin vine, is a popular tropical houseplant prized for its attractive foliage. Native to Southeast Asia, Scindapsus pictus is a member of the Araceae family and is closely related to pothos and philodendrons. Its heart-shaped leaves are adorned with silver or silvery-white markings that resemble satin or velvet, giving the plant a luxurious appearance. This trailing vine is well-suited for hanging baskets or trained to climb with support. Scindapsus pictus prefers bright, indirect light but can tolerate lower light conditions. It thrives in well-draining soil and requires regular watering, allowing the top inch of soil to dry out between waterings. With its striking foliage and relatively easy care requirements, Scindapsus pictus is a popular choice for adding a touch of greenery and elegance to indoor spaces.

Care:

  1. Light: Place your Scindapsus pictus in bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves. This plant can also tolerate lower light conditions, but growth may slow down, and variegation may fade.

  2. Watering: Allow the top inch of the soil to dry out between waterings, then water the plant thoroughly. Ensure proper drainage to prevent waterlogging, as overly soggy soil can lead to root rot. Adjust watering frequency according to the plant's needs, considering factors such as temperature, humidity, and light levels.

  3. Humidity: Scindapsus pictus appreciates moderate to high humidity levels. You can increase humidity by misting the leaves regularly, placing a humidifier nearby, or placing the plant on a pebble tray filled with water.

  4. Temperature: Maintain temperatures between 8-33°C. Protect the plant from cold drafts and sudden temperature fluctuations, as it prefers consistent conditions.

  5. Soil: Plant your Scindapsus pictus in a well-draining potting mix rich in organic matter. A mix of peat moss, perlite, and potting soil is suitable. Repot the plant when it outgrows its current container, typically every 1-2 years.

  6. Fertilization: Feed your Scindapsus pictus with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Reduce or stop fertilization during the dormant period in fall and winter.

  7. Pruning: Trim any leggy or yellowing stems to encourage bushier growth. Regular pruning also helps maintain the plant's shape and overall health.

  8. Support: Scindapsus pictus is a vining plant that can benefit from support, such as a trellis or moss pole. You can train the vines to climb or let them cascade down from a hanging basket.

  9. Pests and diseases: Keep an eye out for common houseplant pests like spider mites, mealybugs, and aphids. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Ensure good airflow around the plant to prevent fungal diseases.

We send plant with slow release fertilizer in pot. Do not add any extra fertilizer for next 8 Month.  

Pot Size:  3.5 to 4 Inch Pot with plant size between  5 to 6 inch.

Packing: We send potted plant in strong customized cardboard boxes to ensure zero transit loss.

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