Farfugium (Ligularia) japonicum - Tractor Seat/Leopard PlantRegular price $16.00
Previously known as Ligularia tussilaginea, this plant has wide scallop shaped shiny green leaves. The leaves have a thick, leather like texture that fan out and create a lush display of pillowy green foliage.
Current Pot Size: 100mm
Synonyms: Ligularia tussilaginea, Tractor Seat Plant, Ragwort.
Light: Full Shade - Bright Indirect Light. Categories 3-4 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Soil type x (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. May look dramatic and wilt when needing a water but will perk up once given water.
Maintenance: Trim off old/dead foliage to make room for new growth. Repot every 2-3 years - division may be necessary as they propagate in clumps.
Flowers: Yes, Small Yellow flowers may become abundant during Spring/Summer.