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Episcia cupreata

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Episcia cupreata

The tropical plant, Episcia cupreata is a magnificent element in your living-room or tropical terrarium, The botanical Episcia has spectacular flowers and leaves and is a welcome addition to every plant-lover’s collection. Araflora is happy to explain what kind of care this exotic plant species needs.

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Episcia cupreata
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Plant type
flowering plant
Place
indoor
Place
container plant
Adult width:
40 cm
Light
full light
Light
semi sun
Watering
normal
Properties
special

Product info

The exotic plant, Episcia cupreata is easy to care for and in flower almost the whole year round. The Episcia cupreata is native to the mountainous regions of the Amazon . This botanical plant has rounded green leaves with clear-cut, light-green veins. When in bloom the plant produces small, bright-orange flowers. The Episcia cupreata develops offshoots, which look really beautiful in a hanging- pot. When the room temperature is above 15° Celsius [ 59° F ] the Episcia cupreata will thrive on a window-sill or in a terrarium.

Height:
10 cm
10 cm
Width:
5 cm
5 cm
Adult height:
100 cm
100 cm
Adult width:
40 cm
40 cm
Flower period:
All year
all year
Temperature winter:
5 °C
5 °C
Product type:
Plant
plant
Plant type:
Flowering plant
flowering plant
Growth habit:
Climbing
climbing
Growth rate:
Normal
normal
Properties:
Special
special
Araflora info:
Limited
limited
Natural habitat:
South America
South America
Altitude range:
0-1000 m
0-1000 m

Plant care

The Episcia cupreata is an easy-care, tropical plant. When the room temperature is above 15° Celsius [ 59° F ] the Episcia cupreata will thrive on and 30° Celsius [ 86° F] suits this Gesneria [herbaceous] species. The plant prefers to be in a light spot but not in full, direct sunlight. Place the pot in a saucer with water, so that the plant can always absorb moisture. When the temperature is high, the humidity should preferably also be high. However, do not spray any water on the leaves of the Episcia cupreata. This plant does like a permeable soil. Araflora sells all kinds of soil mixtures including one for the Episcia cupreata.

Care:
Easy
easy
Place:
Indoor
indoor
Place:
Container plant
container plant
Light:
Full light
full light
Light:
Semi sun
semi sun
Watering:
Normal
normal
Watering tips:
Not standing in water
not standing in water
Maintenance:
Can be pruned
can be pruned
Air circulation:
Normal
normal
Air humidity at day:
60-90%
60-90%
Air humidity at night:
70-90%
70-90%
Temperature max:
35 °C
35 °C
Temperature min:
5 °C
5 °C
Fertilize:
Medium
medium
Soil ph:
<6-7>
<6-7>
Soil type:
Mixed
mixed
Repotting:
After 1 year
after 1 year
 

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