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SPIDER PLANT

It is one of the most popular house plants. The spider Plant is very easy to grow,low maintenance plant.They are shade-loving plants .This plant grow in a wide range of conditions and suffers from very few problems,other than brown tips.It is a NASA recommended air purifier and removes formaldehyde,xylene and toluene from the air.

SPIDER PLANT CARE GUIDE

Air purifier: NASA study on "interior landscape plants for air pollution abatement" found spider plant helps in reducing Formaldehyde, Xylene and Toluene from the air.

Maximum Reachable height: Plants grow up to 1 foot (30 cm) tall, with stems trailing to 3 feet (90 cm) in length.

Common name(s): Chlorophytum comosum, airplane plant, St. Bernard's lily, spider ivy, ribbon plant and hen and chickens plant .
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Potting Details :

The plant prefers well dramed soil. An ideal potting mix is 1/3rd garden soil, 1/3rd river sand, 1/6th vermicompost & 1/ 6th natural fertilizer (cow dung). Alternatively, an easier potting mix is 5096 garden soil, 2596 garden soil and 25% cocopcat. Rcpot once every year for better growth.

Watering Details :

Loves humidity, they love moist but well drained soil for better growth. Give water dally insummers and every 2-3 days in winter. Water should not be very hot or cold but at room temperature. During wmters onecangive lukewarm water. Give water till it starts draining. If under-watered then leaves start todry at the tips. Use RO water if the water is softy atyour place.
Lightening Requirements : 

Filtered sunlight, low light. It should not beplanted in direct sunlight or very close to the window. Bright indirect light is best. It can be placed in the bedroom, bathroom, slightly away from the south-facing window, close toan east-facing window or in the balcony.
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Plant Reproduction:

They can be propagated by root separation method i.e. taking out the plant from the soil, one will find multiple small plant roots intertwined with the main plant root, which can be separated and repotted.Hanging pubs are also produced in older plants which can be repotted and grown.
Fertilization:

Organic fertilizer should be given once every 2 months.
General Tips:

Not meant for the hot dry climate, hence protect from full sun. Spider plants tend to dry out between watering.