COMMELINACEAE
Zebrina pendula

Common names:  Wandering Jew, Inch Plant

Light needs:  Medium to high, indirect light.

Best temperatures:  Average conditions during the day with cool nights.

Water and humidity needs:  Allow the soil surface to dry between waterings.

Growing guidelines:  Grow in an all-purpose mix.  Fertilize lightly twice a month.

Common problems:  Mealy bugs may hide between the leaves and the stems.

Propagation:  Cuttings root very easily.  Just toss cuttings on top of moist soil.

Comments:  A very fast growing plant.  Makes a very beautiful hanging basket.  Leaves have a glitter/silver shine to them.

Currently in Greenhouse:  Yes

 

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