This rare house plant sports both interesting triangular shaped leaves and a dense mass of aerial roots at its base, which deserve to be shown off. It's easy to look after andgiven the right conditions i.e. plenty of indirect light and regular watering, it will reward you with dark flower spikes.
Please note, the planter is not included.
Water regularly during warmer months but allow the soil to dry out between each watering and make sure the roots are never sitting in water for a prolonged period. Water less frequently during colder months.
Requires plenty of indirect light but may suffer if it gets too much direct sunlight. A lack of light can lead to leggy stems/ low growth rate / loss of leaves.
Avoid placing the planter next to radiators or draughty windows
Carefully wipe the leaves from time-to-time to remove any dust
Prune out any brown leaves or stems by cutting as close to the next stem or the base of the plant as possible
Use some fertiliser during warmer months i.e. April to September (little and often is best for consistent growth)
For more detailed plant care instructions, check out our guide:Plant care 101
Pot diameter: 32cm / Height: 100cm
Native to tropical tropical rainforests of South America and the West Indies.
Considered mildly toxic. Keep away from pets and children.