檸檬千年芋 Xanthosoma lime zinger
This plant is best grown in rich, deep, moist but well-drained soils in part shade and thrives in hot and humid conditions .
Its leaves may bleach or scorch in full sun and become too green in full shade. One amazing merit of this plant is that it glows like a lightbulb. Its yellow leaves are about 2-foot-long and in the shape of heart. This plant grows as if on steroids,reaching 3 to 5 feet tall with a 4 to 5 foot spread sometimes. This plant shows its best color when sited in morning sun and afternoon shade.
Its flowers are infrequently produced and it is grown for its foliage.
This plant is mainly for gardens and it is absolutely a wise choice to decroate your house with this plant.
|Sunlight Demand:||Diffuse Light|
|Soil Condition:||Peat Moss|
|Purchase Size:||2 - 3'' (5 - 8 cm)|