Common names: Chenille Plant, Red Hot Cattails
Light needs: Full to medium light in winter; medium light in summer
Best temperatures: Warm, keep above 60ºF (16ºC)
Water and humidity needs: Keep moist in a high humidity.
Growing guidelines: Fertilize monthly with a 1-2-1 mix. Prune heavily in spring.
Common problems: Spider mites can spot the leaves. Dry air or lack of water can cause this plant to drop its leaves.
Propagation: Take tip cuttings in early spring or late summer.
Currently in Greenhouse: No
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