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Should you mist a Spathiphyllum?

Should you mist a Spathiphyllum?

Peace lily leaves also enjoy a good misting, which you can do when you water throughout the summer. Watering is another area in which your peace lily will communicate with you: If leaves begin to droop, it’s time to water and your plant won’t be any worse for the little bit of wear.

How often should Spathiphyllum be watered?

Peace Lilies (Spathiphyllum) prefers an evenly moist environment. For plants grown in soil, drainage is important; your peace lily pot should have drain holes. Watering your peace lily once a week is usually sufficient.

What is the difference between a peace lily and a Spathiphyllum?

Spathiphyllum is a genus of about 40 species of flowering plants commonly called ‘Peace Lily’. ‘Peace Lily’ is a herbaceous perennial typically grown as a houseplant. While it can grow up to 6 ft tall, it more typically grows to 3 ft in an indoor setting.

Where do you place a peace lily?

Place the Peace Lily in a light or shady position and give it lots of water every week, the plant has no problem with wet soil. If you forget to water it, don’t worry, the plant is resilient and will revive after watering. Your Peace Lily thrives best at temperatures between 15 and 23⁰ Celsius.

Does Spathiphyllum need sun?

Light. Peace Lilies can live in low to bright, indirect sunlight. They’re the perfect plant to bring life to a dark room or corner. Prolonged exposure to bright direct sunlight may burn and scorch their leaves and dry out their flowers.

Can you put a peace lily outside?

Though most peace lilies are grown as houseplants, you can also grow them outside if you live in zones 10 to 12. Plant them in a shady spot (where they’ll naturally get much more ambient light than if they were growing inside) in soil that’s consistently slightly moist.

What is best fertilizer for peace lily?

When it comes to fertilizing a peace lily, any good quality, water-soluble houseplant fertilizer is fine. Look for a product with a balanced ratio, such as 20-20-20, diluted to one-half or one-quarter strength. Be sure to water after feeding your peace lily to distribute the fertilizer evenly around the roots.