- Curly Variegated Foliage
- Light Preference/Tolerated (Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light)
- Average Watering Needs
- Mature Height 8 Inches
- Pet Safe
‘Bonnie’ Spider Plant (Chlorophytum comosum ‘Bonnie’), commonly known as Curly Spider Plant, is a member of the Asparagaceae family and is found in Africa. This compact curly variety is a top performer and puts on a show with whimsical green and white variegated foliage. In addition to their attractive foliage and easy maintenance, Spider Plants are one of the top indoor houseplants to purify air pollutants.
Best Locations For Growing Spider Plant 'Bonnie'
Spider Plants do best when located in environments ranging from 55 - 75 degrees F. Although ‘Bonnie’ Spider Plant can tolerate lower light environments, the variegation on this plant will be more pronounced when placed in brighter indirect light. Avoid temperatures below 55 degrees F.
Spider Plant 'Bonnie' Sunlight Requirements
Allow ‘Bonnie’ to get plenty of filtered or bright indirect light. This plant can tolerate lower light levels but may lose its attractive coloring.
Spider Plant 'Bonnie' Care
Plant “Bonnie’ Spider Plant in an all-purpose mix and add 1 part perlite. Spider plants will produce offshoot plantlets or ‘pups’ – you can trim them from the mother plant and plant them in their own pot. They tend to be rapid growers as their fleshy roots fill up a pot. If repotting, do this during its summer growing season.
Watering Spider Plant 'Bonnie'
When watering, soak your spider plant well and generously, allowing excess water to escape through the bottom drain holes. Allow the top quarter of the soil to slightly dry out before watering again. You can use your finger to test the soil moisture.
Feeding Spider Plant 'Bonnie'
Use a diluted fertilizer at half strength once a month during spring and summer. Refrain from fertilizing during winter months. You can opt for a fertilizer that has both micro and macro nutrients for your houseplants and see wonderful results.
Bonnie Spider Plant Information
|Light Exposure: Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light|
|Care Requirements: Easy|
|Watering Requirements: Average - When the top 2 inches of the soil dries out.|
|Pet Friendly: Yes|
|Kid Friendly: Yes|
|Air Purifier: Low|
|Growth Rate: Fast|
|Mature Height: 6-8 inches|
|Mature Spread: 8-10 inches|
|Flowering: Rare indoors|
|Flower Color(s): White|
|Flower Shade/Description: Grown for Foliage|
|Foliage Color(s): Green, White|
|Foliage Description: Curled Green Leaves Striped with Creamy White|
|Temperature: 60° - 80°F (16° - 27°C)|
|Humidity: Average (40% - 60%)|
|Common Name: Bonnie Spider Plant|
|Other Name(s): Spider Plant, Airplane Plant, Spider Ivy|
|Scientific Name: Chlorophytum comosum 'Bonnie'|
|Plant Type: House Plant|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.