This Quarter's Bloomer Bundle Houseplant Subscription Care Guide

You have received four plants from the selection of plants below in this quarter's Bloomer Bundle Subscription.

About Pilea Peperomioides 'Chinese Money'

Pilea Peperomioides 'Chinese Money' Care Guide

Known as the 'Chinese Money Plant', Pilea Peperomioides is celebrated for its unique, round leaves, which symbolize good fortune. This plant has garnered fame not only for its distinctive appearance but also for its ease of care, making it a cherished addition to homes and offices alike.

Lighting

Thrives in bright, indirect sunlight but can adapt to lower light conditions. Direct sunlight may scorch its leaves, while too little light can cause leggy growth.

Watering

Water when the topsoil becomes dry to the touch. Pilea prefers a moderate watering schedule that allows the soil to slightly dry out between waterings, avoiding over-saturation.

Temperature and Humidity

Prefers average room temperatures of 60-75°F (15-24°C) and enjoys moderate humidity. Avoid drafts and sudden temperature changes.

Feeding

Fertilize with a balanced liquid fertilizer every month during the growing season. In winter, reduce feeding to every other month.

About White Bird of Paradise 'Strelitzia Nicolai'

White Bird of Paradise 'Strelitzia Nicolai' Care Guide

The White Bird of Paradise, or 'Strelitzia Nicolai', is a majestic plant known for its large, lush leaves that can transform any room into a tropical sanctuary. This statuesque plant not only adds an exotic flair but also purifies the air, making it a functional and visually stunning choice.

Lighting

Requires bright, indirect sunlight to thrive. It can tolerate some direct sunlight, but too much can cause leaf burn. Ideal placement is near a sunny window where the light is filtered.

Watering

Water when the top inch of soil feels dry. It's important to keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Reduce watering in the winter months.

Temperature and Humidity

Enjoys warm conditions, ideally between 65-80°F (18-27°C). High humidity levels are beneficial but not necessary; misting the leaves can provide additional moisture.

Feeding

Feed with a general-purpose liquid fertilizer every month during spring and summer. Reduce to every other month in fall and winter.

About Monstera Swiss Cheese

Monstera Swiss Cheese Care Guide

The Monstera Swiss Cheese plant, with its distinctive hole-punched leaves, is a must-have for plant enthusiasts seeking a touch of the jungle in their living spaces. This plant is not only a statement piece but also an air purifier, making it as functional as it is beautiful.

Lighting

Prefers bright, indirect light. It can tolerate lower light levels, but its iconic leaf holes may become less pronounced. Avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch the leaves.

Watering

Water when the top inch of the soil feels dry. Monsteras prefer evenly moist soil; however, they are somewhat drought tolerant and can forgive occasional under-watering.

Temperature and Humidity

Thrives in warm, humid environments similar to their tropical rainforest origins. Temperatures between 65-85°F (18-29°C) are ideal. Increase humidity with regular misting, a pebble tray, or a humidifier.

Feeding

Fertilize monthly during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted by half. Reduce feeding in winter to every other month.

About Philodendron 'Prince of Orange'

Philodendron 'Prince of Orange' Care Guide

The Philodendron 'Prince of Orange' is named for its striking orange leaves, which change to green as they mature. This vibrant plant adds a splash of color to any indoor space, making it a favorite among houseplant collectors for both its beauty and easy care.

Lighting

Enjoys medium to bright, indirect light. Too much direct sunlight can fade its vibrant colors, while too little light may reduce the production of new leaves.

Watering

Water when the top inch of soil dries out, usually once a week. Philodendrons prefer evenly moist soil but are forgiving if you occasionally miss a watering.

Temperature and Humidity

Prefer warm environments with temperatures between 65-78°F (18-25°C). They thrive in high humidity, so consider placing a humidifier nearby or misting regularly.

Feeding

Fertilize once a month during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer. In winter, reduce feeding to every six weeks.

About Spathiphyllum 'Peace Lily'

Spathiphyllum 'Peace Lily' Care Guide

The Spathiphyllum, commonly known as the 'Peace Lily', is renowned for its elegant white blooms and dark green foliage. Beyond its beauty, it's celebrated for its air-purifying qualities, making it a healthful and graceful addition to any space.

Lighting

Prefers low to medium, indirect light. Too much sunlight can scorch its leaves, while too little can prevent it from flowering.

Watering

Keep the soil consistently moist, but not waterlogged. Water thoroughly as soon as the top inch of soil dries out. Peace Lilies are sensitive to chlorine in tap water, so use filtered water if possible.

Temperature and Humidity

Enjoys warm, humid environments with temperatures between 65-80°F (18-27°C). If the air in your home is dry, mist the leaves regularly to increase humidity.

Feeding

Feed with a balanced, liquid houseplant fertilizer every 6-8 weeks during the growing season. Do not fertilize in the winter.

About Pothos Marble Queen

Pothos Marble Queen Care Guide

The Pothos Marble Queen is celebrated for its striking variegated foliage, with creamy white and green leaves that can brighten any indoor setting. Known for its robust growth and low maintenance, it's an ideal plant for beginners and seasoned plant lovers alike.

Lighting

Thrives in moderate to low light, making it perfect for less sunny spaces. While it can adapt to low light, brighter conditions promote more variegation in the leaves.

Watering

Water when the top inch of soil feels dry to the touch. Pothos prefer their soil to be on the drier side, so be careful not to overwater.

Temperature and Humidity

Comfortable in a wide range of temperatures, ideal between 60-80°F (15-27°C). It does not require high humidity, but misting can help freshen the leaves.

Feeding

Fertilize once a month during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer. Reduce feeding in the fall and winter months.