Not your usual spider plant! This Chlorophytum has broad leaves like a peace lily, striking peachy-orange stems, and grows in a neat rosette - ideal for displaying indoors or planting into tropical shady borders. Water with rainwater or non-fluoride water to keep it looking beautiful.
APPEARANCE: An indoor plant that grows a rosette of broad deep green leaves with distinctive orange stems. Sometimes sold as Fire Flash USES: Hanging baskets and indoors, underplanting in tropical gardens, annual bedding. PLANTING: Water regularly throughout the growing season; reduce watering in the winter. Plant in bright, indirect light. Will tolerate shade, this may slow its growth and weaken the leaf colour. Avoid direct sunlight as this can scorch leaf tips. CARE: Repot any plantlets to produce new plants; trim off brown leaves, give it a cool shower if it looks dusty. This species doesn't like fluoridated water and is sensitive to chemicals, so if you have fluoride in your tap water, water it with rainwater or filtered water where possible. HEIGHT & WIDTH: Up to 40 cm H x Up to 50 cm W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide. May be supplied as 'plugs', slightly smaller than our usual tubestock but with a healthy root system ready for planting or potting on. You can see an example in the image gallery.