Nerve Plant' Fittonia - 12cm

SKU: 428842
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Product Description

Charming, compact little plants that are perfect for a terrarium. They love a bit of warmth and humidity. The masses of small green leaves are streaked with colourful red, pink or white veins.

  • Very collectable little plants.
  • Colourful leaves stay on the plants all year round.
  • Ideal for a terrarium.
  • Great as a gift.

Product Details

Dimensions
Height 15cm
Care instructions
Feed occasionally with liquid fertiliser and mist with water at regular intervals to increase humidity.
Colour of foliage
Multi-coloured
Hardiness
Prefers temperatures above 10C.
Planting position
Place in bright but indirect light.
Rate of growth
Slow rate of growth.
RHS Award of Garden Merit
No
Soil type
Prefers moist, well drained, multi-purpose compost.
Watering instructions
Keep compost evenly moist during growing season. Reduce water when growth slows down.
Latin name
Fittonia
Eventual height
15cm
Plant guarantee
No
Pot size
12cm
Room temperature
At 16 to 30 °C
Eventual dimensions
approx. 12cm
Deciduous
Evergreen - Retains leaves in Autumn and Winter.
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