Fittonia verschaffeltii grow and care – subshrub herbaceous of the genus Fittonia also known as Fittonia albivenis, Nerve plant or Mosaic plant, Fittonia verschaffeltii perennial evergreen or annual plant, also used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in tropic, mediterranean or subtropical climate also as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10b+ (as perennial) 5-10a (as annual).
Leaves color can be: green, red, pink, purple, yellow, orange, white or mix color, vein in different color or shade that the color of the leaves and veins create patterns.
Fittonia verschaffeltii flower
Flower color white and small, the flowers grow on green bracts that grow on stems in inflorescence.
Fittonia verschaffeltii for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Fittonia verschaffeltii growing and care:
Moist soil, well ventilate soil, frost free, humidity
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? Yes in order to get the specific color Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? ? Difficulties or problems when growing: All year in the tropic, in colder climate in the spring (hardiness zone 10-11) Planting season: Aphids, mites, mealybug Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Just for design dead leaves and flower stems How to prune: 5-20 cm, 2-8 inches Size of the plant? Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water Water requirement: Full Shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring Bloom season? White small flowers grow on green bracts that grow on stems in inflorescence. General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Tropics Climate Leaf color Orange leaves Pink leaves Purple leaf Red leaves White leaves Yellow leaf Ornamental parts Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Plant life-form Annual plant Evergreen Herbaceous Perennial plant Subshrub Plant Uses Colored leaves Ground cover plants Indoor plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9