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Pothos 'Satin'

Pothos 'Satin'

Regular price $44.44 USD
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Common Name(s)Pothos, Satin, Pothos Pictus, Silver Vine   
Botanical Name: Scindapsus pictus 'Argyraeus'

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    Pothos 'Satin' Description

    The Satin Pothos features heart-shaped, dark green leaves adorned with silver spots and splashes, giving them a satin-like luster. Its vines trail elegantly and can grow quite long, making it perfect for hanging baskets or high shelves where the foliage can cascade down gracefully. The plant's vining nature also makes it suitable for climbing on moss poles or trellises if guided.

    Care Plan for Pothos 'Satin'

    Light: Satin Pothos performs best in medium to bright, indirect light. It can tolerate low light conditions, which may slow its growth and reduce the vibrancy of its leaf coloration. Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the delicate leaves.

    Watering: Water this plant when the top inch of the soil feels dry. Overwatering can lead to root rot, so ensure good drainage. During the winter, reduce watering frequency as the plant's growth slows down.

    Humidity: While Satin Pothos can tolerate average indoor humidity, it thrives in a more humid environment. Consider misting the plant occasionally, using a humidifier, or placing it on a pebble tray to increase the surrounding humidity.

    Temperature: Ideal temperatures range from 65-85°F (18-29°C). Avoid exposure to drafts and drastic temperature swings to prevent stress.

    Child and Pet Safety: It's important to note that the Satin Pothos is toxic to both pets and humans if ingested. The plant contains calcium oxalate crystals, which can cause oral irritation, drooling, nausea, and difficulty swallowing. It should be placed out of reach of children and pets.

    General Tips: Fertilize the Satin Pothos every two months during the growing season with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer. Regular pruning of the vines will encourage fuller growth and maintain a bushier appearance. Cleaning the leaves regularly will not only keep the plant looking its best but also enhance its ability to photosynthesize efficiently.
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