Cute little indoor foliage plant neatly sized for growing in terrariums, hanging pots, indoor gardens. Plant in shady borders in tropical gardens where it will enjoy filtered sunshine. Likes it warm, humid and bright (but not hot sun) for best results - try it in a bathroom!
Fittonia 'Lovers' - snakeskin plant DESCRIPTION: Tiny little indoor foliage plant with attractive network of leaf patterning, white on apple green. Lowgrowing with a spreading habit. USES: Underplanting groundcover in subtropical gardens, indoors in pots and terrariums. PLANTING: Plant in indirect or filtered sunlight to retain leaf colour. Prefers moisture-retaining soil or a good quality potting mix. Needs it 15C or above. CARE: Water regularly during the first 12 weeks and regularly once established. Mist regularly if air humidity is low. Let it dry out a little between waterings; if it starts to wilt give it a good soak. Apply a slow release nitrogen-rich fertiliser every three months for vibrant healthy foliage. Remove the old leaves for a quick tidy up. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 10cm H x 50cm W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, young healthy plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide. Your plants may be supplied as 'plugs', slightly smaller than our usual tubestock but with a healthy root system ready for planting or potting on.