Wide exotic striped leaves rise from rhizomes. Aspidistra is a perfect indoor plant and a does well outdoors in the tropical-looking garden.
Wide exotic striped leaves rise from rhizomes. Aspidistra is a perfect indoor plant and does well outdoors too. In the tropical-looking garden, it can act as groundcover, backfilling, or as a potted plant. This form is variegated and each leaf is different, with elegant stripes of different width.
It grows well in lots of conditions as it is resistant to drought, deep shade, salt, wind, frost. display of waxy-green foliage vertically striped with cream or white random striping. Aspidistra works well in floral display as cut leaves are long lasting. Aspidistras make excellent pot plants, they can live indoors in the house or outdoors. They give an exotic accent to any garden, because of their wide, lush leaves.
We ship a bare rooted block of rhizomes with roots and leaves. You can pot it in a 15-17 cm pot. Pay Attention: In some seasons of the year, we might trim back part of the foliage. Don't be scared! The plant will grow back quickly and fill the pot in a few months. Also, sometimes our plant will not show the typical variegation, because we grow them in high light in order to produce stronger, denser rhizomes. Don't worry ! New leaves will be more and more variegated.
|Minimum winter temperature||-15 ºC to -5 ºC|