The Snow Queen Pothos plants are able to be planted outdoors as a ground covering in US Zones 10 and 11 because they have a climate which remains warm without the ground freezing.
These plants are able to grow quite large with little help and are pretty enough. They are able to be planted in cooler climates during the summer months, however they are going to die at the first frost. By the way, how to care the Snow Queen Pothos?
Basic Care Instructions for Snow Queen Pothos
The Snow Queen Pothos care is pretty enough. They are able to grow well in any high quality and fast draining soil. Extremely wet conditions are able to cause root rot, so you have to ensure that the soil drains well. For our Snow Queen Pothos care, we ensure to use a soil with a pH of 6.1 to 6.5 with two sections soil and one-part perlite. Later, we have had amazing results with this mixture. We use it for most of our indoor plants.
We think that the best Snow Queen Pothos care is to keep them on the dry side. Need to know that these plants prefer the soil to be almost dry in between watering. Based on our experience, we wait until it is dry to the second knuckle once we insert our finger in the soil before we water them. In the winter, we let them dry out further between watering. The leaves are going to get soft and droop slightly once it is time to water. Thus, we always plant all our plants in a pot with drain holes to avoid overwatering.
These Snow Queen Pothos do well with indirect sunlight or partial shade. However, we put our Snow Queen Pothos in a partial light area with no direct sunlight. Our plants gets about 4 hours of indirect sunlight, natural sunlight a day and it flourish. They are able to do well with slightly less or slightly more indirect sunlight as well. If Snow Queen Pothos are left in an area which is very low light, this will cause leaf variegation and color to fade.
Like other Pothos family, the Snow Queen Pothos prefer daily indoor temperatures of 85 degrees with a low of 65 degrees at night. They are able to tolerate the higher temperatures as long as they have protection from the harsh rays of the sun.
Because all Pothos plants are tropical and subtropical forest plants, so they thrive in humid conditions. In caring the Snow Queen Pothos, we suggest you to mist the plant’s leaves once every week to ten days. Remember that you do not mist it so much so that the leaves are dripping wet. This will be able to cause fungal issues for the plant and leaves. In the room of our Pothos lives we have a humidifier. But, usually they are fine with normal household humidity. For those who live in a very dry climate, we suggest you to have a humidifier on year-round. For note: An optimal humidity level for any breed of Pothos plant is 50 percent to a maximum of 75 percent humidity.
Based on our experience, we have discovered that our Pothos requires very little fertilizing. Many plant experts give a suggestion that Pothos plants do not require any additional fertilizer, and this is probably true. In fact, these plants tend to be the houseplant which is perfect for people who do not have time for houseplants. We have already added a bimonthly fertilizing to our Snow Queen Pothos. We use a seaweed fertilizer with these plants. Also, you are able to top dress the plant with worm castings.
If you care your Snow Queen Pothos properly, so your Snow Queen Pothos will grow six to ten feet long and as bushy as your pot. This is considered as an invasive species in several areas and it promulgate easily, it will be able to grow wide quite quickly as some different plants in a pot.
Potting and repotting
You have to give your Snow Queen Pothos a well-draining pot with enough drainage holes in the bottom. Apparently, all Pothos like to be root bound. Therefore, repotting is not necessary really often. This is very beneficial after the roots completely fill the pot. Repotting will boosts the soil nutrients and also allow aeration of the soil properly. You have to remember that you do not repot your Pothos if there is still loose soil.
The Snow Queen Pothos are really easy to propagate by taking stem cuttings which have a node on them and placing them in water. When there is a root they are able to be transplanted to a small pot with soil.
Based on the research, the most common pests with these plants are thrips and mealybugs. They are able to be sprayed with an insecticidal soap and also water mixture to avoid these pests. Another option to care the Snow Queen Pothos is to wipe the leaves with neem oil. Also, the Snow Queen Pothos tend to collect dust more than other plants. Normally, you are able to wipe them with water once a week and with insecticidal soap or the neem oil once every three to four months. These Snow Queen Pothos plants are not fussy. It seems to work fine.
Well, the text above is an explanation about how to care Snow Queen Pothos. Now, we are sure that you are able to care your Snow Queen Pothos properly. As we said before, if you care your Snow Queen Pothos properly, then your Snow Queen Pothos are going to grow six to ten feet long and as bushy as your pot. The Pothos plants are one of the most common houseplants. They are nice, easy to care for and inexpensive. These plants are the stunning addition to any indoor plant display. They are hearty and durable. Also, they are an excellent plant to start with if you are new to growing plants.