ARACEAE
 
Spathiphyllum hybrids

Common names:  Peace Lily, Spathe flower

Light needs:  Low to medium, indirect light.

Best temperatures:  Warm to average; around 65-70F (18-21C).

Water and humidity needs:  Keep the soil evenly moist.  Provide extra humidity.  These plants are also known for doing well in water instead of soil.

Growing guidelines:  All-purpose mix enriched with compost or other organic material.  Fertilize twice a month.

Common problems:  Too much light will inhibit blooming.  Too much fertilizer may turn the leaf tips brown.

Propagation:  Repot offsets or divide clumps of plants.

Comments:  Easy grower.

Currently in Greenhouse:  Yes

 

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