Apoballis (formally Schismatoglottis) acuminatissima - Red Sword PlantRegular price $24.00
Silky smooth leaves with silver patterning that is variable depending on the plant. A contrasting red/purple underside gave rise to its common name. These beautiful plants love humidity and warmth, they can grow up to 60cm high in the right conditions.
Current Pot Size: 100mm
Synonyms: red sword plant, purple sword plant
Light: Bright Indirect to Full shade, Category 4-5 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Indoor mix (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season
Watering: Don't over water, they like to dry out between waterings.
Maintenance: Keep warm over winter and don't overwater.