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Schismatoglottis wallichii (long leaf) 'starter'

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Schismatoglottis wallichii (long leaf) 'starter'

The stunning leaves of the tropical Schismatoglottis wallichii show a beautiful white pattern. This plant normally grows in the shady Sumatran and Malaysian rainforests, but this plant would always be perfect for one of the darker spots of your home.

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Price: € 25.00
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Schismatoglottis wallichii (long leaf) starter
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Plant type
foliage plant
Place
indoor
Place
artificial lighting
Adult width:
<10 cm
Light
no direct sun
Light
semi sun
Watering
normal
Properties
non-edible

Product info

The Schismatoglottis wallichii is a tropical foilage plant, which normally grows in the Asian rainforests of countries like Sumatra and Malaysia. Here, it grows among the shade of the forest near waterstreams. This Aroid, also called the ‘Drop Tongue’, has elongated leaves with white or mint green markings. This plant usually grows to be around 55 cm tall.

Height:
25 cm
25 cm
Width:
15 cm
15 cm
Adult height:
>100 cm
>100 cm
Adult width:
<10 cm
<10 cm
Flower colour:
?
?
Flower period:
All year
all year
Product type:
Plant
plant
Plant type:
Foliage plant
foliage plant
Growth habit:
Creeping
creeping
Growth habit:
Epifytical
epifytical
Properties:
Non-edible
non-edible
Growth rate:
Slow
slow
Araflora info:
Botanical
botanical
Araflora info:
Introduction
introduction
Natural habitat:
South America
South America
Altitude range:
0-1500 m
0-1500 m

Plant care

Considering the Schismatoglottis wallichii usually grows in the shady parts of the rainforest, it is important to not place this plant in direct sunlight. Pick a darker spot in your home and make sure to keep the plant humid using a plant spray or humidifier. Keep the soil moist and don’t let it dry out in between watering. Make sure not too overwater the soil as this can cause the root of the plant to rot.

Care:
Very easy
very easy
Place:
Indoor
indoor
Light:
No direct sun
no direct sun
Light:
Semi sun
semi sun
Watering:
Normal
normal
Watering tips:
Free draining mixture
free draining mixture
Watering tips:
Not standing in water
not standing in water
Place:
Artificial lighting
artificial lighting
Air humidity at day:
60-80%
60-80%
Air humidity at night:
60-80%
60-80%
Day temperature:
10-30 °C
10-30 °C
Night temperature:
12-18 °C
12-18 °C
Temperature max:
30 °C
30 °C
Temperature min:
15 °C
15 °C
Temperature:
< 15 °C
< 15  °C
Fertilize:
Medium
medium
Soil ph:
<5-8>
<5-8>
Soil type:
Peat mix
peat mix
Repotting:
After 2 years
after 2 years
 

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