Hypoestes phyllostachya - RedRegular price $16.00
The Polka Dot Plant grows to form a dense little bush that adds a pop of bright pink to any plant collection! Low maintenance but beautiful, this plant is perfect for terrariums, hanging pots and windowsills.
Current Pot Size: 100mm
Synonyms: Polka Dot Plant, Freckle Face Plant.
Endemic: South Africa
Light: Full Shade - Category 3-4 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Well draining, moisture retaining - Indoor mix (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season (please see our blog on plant food)
Watering: Don't over water, whilst not letting the plant dry out completely. Let it dry to 80% before watering again.
Maintenance: Low. If leaves are looking dull or developing more green and stems are stretching between leaves it requires a brighter light or longer light exposure.