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Fittonia Verschaffeltii 'Pink Star'

S.N: Fittonia Verschaffeltii 'Pink Star'

C.N: Fittonia pink Star, Nerve plant, mosaic plant, fittonia, painted net leaf

Plant Category: Colorful foliage, ground cover, Indoor plant

Fittonia verschaffeltii 'Pink Star' Description:

  • Commonly called nerve plant or mosaic plant, Fittonia pink Star is a spreading evergreen perennial with delicately veined, deep-green leaves.
  • Native to tropical rainforests in South America, this Fittonia pink Star can reach up to 4" long and has contrasting white to red veins. 
  • It is notable for its dark green, velvety texture foliage with strongly pink veins.
  • Its stems are covered with fine white hairs.

Plant habit: Spreading

Plant Specifications: 3 to max 5 Inches approx. 

Pot Size: 2.5"

Fittonia pink Star Care:

  1. Fittonia pink Star prefers bright indirect sun light.
  2. It requires very high, constant humidity, and cannot tolerate stagnant conditions.
  3. Sensitive to strong, direct sunlight and will quickly suffer leaf burn.
  4. The Nerve plant needs to be kept in high humidity, provided by frequent misting.
  5. It  grows well in well-drained and standard potting soil.
  6. Thrives best in warm climates. In colder climates this plant should be grown indoors. 
  7. Water Nerve plant thoroughly in summer and less in winter.

Fittonia pink Star Protection:

1. Use any organic manures once or twice a month during the growing season.
2. For best growth, farmyard manure, vermi-compost or Boon(19:19:19)@5 gram/litre of water can be used.

Fittonia pink Star Special Features:

  • Suitable to grown as a creeping ground cover in filtered sun locations.
  • Landscape uses: Terrarium, Container Planting, Interiorscape/ Indoor Plant
  • Low-maintained ornamental houseplant.
  • This is a small, compact, low-growing plant that looks good on windowsills, small shelves, and in terrariums

 Note: Plant comes with germination pot. The image is for representation purpose only. The actual product may vary in height, shape, or appearance.

 

 

 

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