Last Month's Bloomer Box Houseplant Subscription Care Guide

This month you received one of two different Pothos variants - the Pothos NJoy or Pothos Satin. See below for full care instructions! 🌱

About Pothos 'NJoy'

Pothos 'NJoy'

The Pothos 'NJoy', a striking variant of the Epipremnum aureum family, is celebrated for its vibrant green leaves punctuated by creamy white or pale green variegation. Its compact growth habit and distinctive leaf patterns make it a standout choice for indoor plant enthusiasts. Perfect for small spaces, 'NJoy' can be displayed in hanging baskets or trained to climb, offering versatility in home décor. Beyond its beauty, this low-maintenance plant is known for its air-purifying qualities, making it a healthy addition to your home or office. Ideal for both novices and seasoned plant lovers, Pothos 'NJoy' brings a touch of nature's splendor indoors with minimal effort.

Care Instructions

Lighting

Pothos 'NJoy' thrives in medium to bright, indirect sunlight but is remarkably adaptable to lower light conditions. Shield it from direct sun to prevent leaf burn and preserve the vibrant variegation.

Watering

Allow the topsoil to dry out between waterings. Pothos 'NJoy' prefers a consistent watering schedule that prevents the soil from becoming too soggy or too dry, which could affect its leaf development and overall health.

Temperature and Humidity

This plant enjoys a warm, stable environment with temperatures between 65°F to 85°F and appreciates a higher humidity level, though it can tolerate average home humidity. Consider misting occasionally or using a pebble tray to increase humidity.

Feeding

Fertilize Pothos 'NJoy' every two months during the growing season with a half-strength, balanced liquid fertilizer to support its growth. In winter, reduce fertilization as growth slows down.

About Pothos 'Satin'

Pothos 'Satin'

The Pothos 'Satin', also known as Scindapsus pictus, is a captivating houseplant with heart-shaped leaves adorned with a silken, satin-like texture and splashes of silver. Its trailing vines make it a perfect choice for hanging baskets or as a climbing plant with the support of a moss pole. Low-maintenance and adaptable, the Pothos 'Satin' not only adds a lush, decorative touch to any indoor setting but also purifies the air, enhancing your living space. It's an excellent plant for beginners and a cherished addition for experienced plant collectors.

Care Instructions

Lighting

Pothos 'Satin' prefers bright, indirect light but can tolerate lower light conditions. Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.

Watering

Water your Pothos 'Satin' when the top inch of soil is dry. It's crucial to maintain a balance; overwatering can lead to root rot, while under-watering will cause the leaves to droop.

Temperature and Humidity

Ideal temperatures for Pothos 'Satin' range from 60°F to 80°F. It enjoys a moderate to high humidity level, similar to its native tropical environment.

Feeding

Feed with a balanced, liquid fertilizer once a month during the growing season (spring and summer). Reduce feeding to once every two months in the fall and winter.