The Thai Constellation is a stunning plant, she's a Monstera Deliciosa that has been genetically modified with stable variegation . As a monstera, it requires minimal care and attention.
The Thai Constellation prefers bright, indirect light. It can also tolerate some direct sunlight but avoid placing it in overly sunny spots as this may scorch the leaves.
Water your Thai Constellation when the soil is completely dry. Ensure that the pot has drainage holes, and do not let the plant sit in standing water as this may lead to root rot. During winter months, reduce watering as the plant becomes dormant.
Soil and Fertilizer
Plant your Thai Constellation in well-draining soil that is a mix of bark, sand, perlite, and peat moss. You can fertilize your plant once a month during the growing season with a water-soluble balanced fertilizer diluted to half strength.
Temperature and Humidity
The Thai Constellation prefers temperatures between 60°F-85°F (15°C-29°C). It does not do well in temperatures below 50°F (10°C). The plant can tolerate low humidity but will thrive in higher humidity levels.
The Thai Constellation can be propagated through stem cuttings. Allow the cuttings to dry for a day before placing them in soil. Keep the soil consistently moist until new growth appears.
Pests and Diseases
The Thai Constellation is relatively pest-free. However, it can attract mealybugs and spider mites. Check the plant regularly and treat infestations promptly with an insecticide or by wiping the leaves with soapy water.
With proper care, the Thai Constellation will reward you with its stunning beauty and striking white and green variegation.