ZZ Plant Care


The ZZ plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia) is durable and tolerant, able to withstand inconsistent watering patterns and low-light situations. Here are some tips from our team on how best to take care of this indoor plant. For a handy PDF guide to print out and keep please click here.

Light Conditions

Place your ZZ plant in part sun or shade; East, West, or North facing a window.


Allow soil to dry slightly before watering thoroughly.


ZZ plants require a minimum indoor temperature of 40°F.


Fertilize once monthly with a balanced fertilizer.


Prune to maintain the desired shape.

Soil Mix

All-purpose mix.