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Spider plant care instructions

Chlorophytum comosum

All care instructions and information about Spider plant (Chlorophytum comosum) have been provided by real gardeners.

Lifecycle Is Spider plant annual or perennial?
Perennial
Growing Difficulty How hard is it to grow Spider plant?
Very easy 1/5
Growth Habit What shape or habit does Spider plant grow into?
Clump-Forming
Hardiness How frost hardy is Spider plant?
Tender
Country of Origin Where did Spider plant come from?
South Africa
Mature Height How tall does Spider plant grow?
30.0 cm / 11.7 inches
Mature Spread How wide does Spider plant grow?
40.0 cm / 1.30 feet
USDA Zone Range Which zones does Spider plant grow best in?
to
pH Range The level of acidity for Spider plant.
6.0 - 6.5
Water Requirements How much water does Spider plant require?
Medium
Nitrogen Requirements How much nitrogen fertilizer does Spider plant need?
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Soil What sort of soil should I plant Spider plant in?
Potting Mix / Sand / Loam
Sun How much sunlight does Spider plant need to grow?
Dappled Sun / Partial Sun
Can Sow Direct? Can Spider plant be sown directly?
No
Sowing Depth How deep to plant Spider plant?
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Sowing Distance Apart How far apart to plant Spider plant?
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Sowing Row Distance Apart How far apart to plant rows of Spider plant?
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Ideal Germination Temperature Range What temperatures does Spider plant need in order to germinate?
18°C / 64°F to 32°C / 90°F
Growing Temperatures What temperatures are best to grow Spider plant in?
10°C / 50°F to 18°C / 64°F
Planting Distance Apart How far apart to plant Spider plant seedlings.
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Planting Row Distance Apart How far apart to plant rows of Spider plant seedlings.
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Bloom Time When will Spider plant bloom?
All Year
Harvest Time When is Spider plant ready for harvest?
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Pruning Time When should I prune Spider plant?
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