How to Take Care of a Spider Plant at Home

Living in a densely populated urban area, it is often a barrier for people who want to garden, but do not have enough land in their yard. But you don't need to worry, to overcome this problem, try to plant a type of plant that can be hung, such as the Spider Plant for example. There is some information to know how to take care of your spider plant to make it grows well at home.

Spider Plant

Some things you should pay attention when planting plants that have the scientific name Chlorophytum comosum is not to place them in a position that is exposed to direct light because it will make the leaves on this plant burn.

The temperature needed is around 18 degrees Celsius to 23 degrees Celsius and for the daytime around 10 degrees Celsius to 12 degrees Celsius. Temperatures in tropical countries are not as low as these plants need, so you don't need to worry that these plants will not grow.

Caring for a Spider Plant is easy, you don't have to bother with this one plant. All you have to consider is to divide this plant into other pots if there are too many stems in one pot. If you have moved it to a new pot, wait for four to six months before you fertilize.

Another thing for maintaining this plant is the watering problem. You must pay attention to the soil conditions where the spider plant lives every day. One important thing to note is whether the spider plant leaves appear black spots or yellow leaves or not. If this happens, it means that the spider plant has a lot of water. Vice versa, if the leaves are bent down, it indicates that your spider plant lacks water.

Burning leaves can be caused by too dry soil, excessive fertilization, and too dry air. If you find some leaves with a burning condition, just pick the leaves that are problematic, and your spider plant will be healthy again.