How Long Do Monstera Leaves Take To Unfurl?

It’s so exciting when your Monstera starts shooting out a new leaf ESPECIALLY if you suspect its going to be fenestrated. So you wait. And wait. And wait. And your Monstera stubbornly and selfishly refuses to unfurl its new baby. Why? And what can you do about it. Firstly, and most importantly, I’m going to …

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Can You Grow a Monstera in Water?

Yes, you can 100% grow a Monstera Deliciosa successfully in water IF: You change the water frequently You clean the soil of the roots well You fertilise it using a fertiliser that’s suitable for hydroponics Can you grow a Monstera in water? In a word, yes. I see this question asked on Facebook groups all …

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Why have my monstera deliciosa leaves turned yellow?

Yellowing leaves is EXTREMELY common, so you can calm down. I see at least one post a day on Reddit about yellowing leaves, and 99 times out of 100, it’s either down to age or overwatering, and it’s 100% recoverable. It’s ok. We can sort this. Using data I’ve half made up/half got from trawling …

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When should you water Monstera Deliciosa?

In my experience Monstera are pretty laid back when it comes to watering. The green ones anyway. My Thai Constellation is a little more susceptible to root rot, but there’s every chance I’m just more conscious about getting her care perfect. How often should you water Monstera Deliciosa? Here in the UK, Monstera won’t grow …

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Are Monstera Deliciosa Poisonous?

Ok, today I learned that cats and dogs can be poisonous to different things. I always kind of assumed that they were similar in terms of toxicity resistance, but clearly not. If you can’t find information on a plant’s toxicity, let’s err on the side of caution, and not buy it, if you worry your …

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