NEON POTHOS Care Guide, Propagation Tips + 5 Common Problems

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Epipremnum aureum ‘neon’ is the living proof that low-maintenance, beginner-friendly houseplants don’t have to be boring.

With its vibrant neon-green foliage, this plant will make a bold statement in whichever room you put it in. Easy to find and easy to care for, Neon Pothos doesn’t ask for much in terms of growing conditions. However...


Knowing neon pothos' care requirements will help you maintain its gorgeous foliage color, prevent leggy growth, and keep the plant in top shape.

Neon Pothos Care

Light: These plants can tolerate a wide range of light conditions. But if you want to maintain the vivid green color of the leaves, make sure to give it bright indirect light.

Neon Pothos Care

Soil: Plant your pothos in a nutrient-rich, well-draining potting mix. This species is not too pretentious about the type of soil you use but will suffer if the roots are constantly sitting in water.

Neon Pothos Care

Neon Pothos Prefer Humid Conditions Of course, if you can increase the humidity to 60% or even 70%, you will notice a spectacular difference. The leaves of your pothos will grow larger, faster, and have a noticeable shine.

The easiest way to propagate Neon pothos is using stem cuttings. The process is very simple, and the cuttings won’t take long to grow roots, especially if you propagate them in spring and summer.

Propagating Neon Pothos

Neon Pothos has a fast growth rate and needs regular pruning to maintain its shape.  Pruning also encourages the vines to branch out and achieve a fuller look, especially on older houseplants.