This plant is known for it's colorful pink leaves and is actually a lot like a prayer plant. This plant is a wonderful gift for plant lovers. This one needs to stay humid and filtered light to keep it's perfect leaves happy!
Climate - Native to tropical regions of Brazil
Light - Bright indirect to medium indirect, never direct. Verigated varieties can withstand less light and prefer shaded conditions.
Soil - Well-draining potting soil with peat moss
Water - Water lightly weekly keeping soil evenly moist, let top inch dry before watering. Very sensitive to fluoride, prefers filtered water.
Humidity - Likes increased humidity, use pebble tray or light misting
Temperature - Typical indoor temperature acceptable, prefers temperatures above 65 degrees
Fertilizer - Fertilize sparingly during growing season with ½ concentration houseplant fertilizer