How to water money tree (Pachira aquatic)?

When watering money tree (Pachira aquatic), we should follow the principle of dry through watering, and then water it after the soil turns white and dry.

Note: Money tree(Pachira aquatic) is known by its common names Malabar chestnut, French peanut, Guiana chestnut, Provision tree, Saba nut, Monguba (Brazil), Pumpo (Guatemala) and is commercially sold under the names Money tree and Money plant.

The watering time of money tree (Pachira aquatic) is different in four seasons.

In spring and autumn, we can water money tree (Pachira aquatic) once a week.

In winter, we can water money tree (Pachira aquatic) at noon once a half month.

At the same time, we should choose the appropriate water quality for money tree (Pachira aquatic).

We should dry the tap water before watering it, and we should soak it along the edge of the basin.

In addition, the water temperature in winter should not be too cold, so as to make money tree (Pachira aquatic) grow better.

1. Dry through pouring

We should not water money tree (Pachira aquatic) too much.

We need to follow the principle of drying and watering thoroughly to supplement water for money tree (Pachira aquatic).

So before watering money tree (Pachira aquatic), we need to observe whether its soil has begun to turn white and dry.

If you find that the soil of money tree (Pachira aquatic) is dry, we can water it.

In addition, we should not give money tree (Pachira aquatic) too much water, so as to prevent ponding and root rot.

2. Watering time

Generally speaking, how can we water the four seasons money tree (Pachira aquatic)?

First, in spring and autumn, we can water the four seasons money tree (Pachira aquatic) once a week.

Pacquare can meet the demand of water in the four seasons.

However, in summer, we can appropriately increase the watering times of money tree (Pachira aquatic) in the four seasons, once every 3 ~ 5 days.

In winter, we should reduce the watering of money tree (Pachira aquatic), and just water it once in half a month or so.

And the watering time of the four seasons is also different.

The temperature in spring and autumn is more suitable.

So we can choose to water the four seasons money tree (Pachira aquatic) in the evening.

In this way, the four seasons money tree (Pachira aquatic) can better absorb water.

In summer, we can’t water the four seasons money tree (Pachira aquatic) at noon.

We need to choose to water the four seasons money tree (Pachira aquatic) in the morning or evening.

In winter, we have to choose to water the four seasons money tree (Pachira aquatic) when the temperature is high at noon.

3. Suitable for water quality

We also need to choose the appropriate water quality to water the money tree (Pachira aquatic)

We cannot directly use tap water to money tree (Pachira aquatic).

Because the chlorine contained in tap water will affect the healthy growth of money tree (Pachira aquatic).

We should expose the tap water to the sun and let it stand for about 2 days.

Then we water the money tree (Pachira aquatic).

In addition, we can also directly use acidic rainwater, which is beneficial to the growth of money tree (Pachira aquatic).

4. Precautions

When watering money tree (Pachira aquatic), we cannot directly impact the root of money tree (Pachira aquatic) with large water.

We’d better slowly soak along the basin edge of money tree (Pachira aquatic), let its soil get wet and stop after watering.

Usually, we also sprinkle the leaves of money tree (Pachira aquatic) every day.

In this way, money tree (Pachira aquatic) can get enough water to make it grow vigorously.

In addition, the water temperature in winter should not be too low, preferably the same as the room temperature.

In this way, money tree (Pachira aquatic) can be protected from freezing damage.

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