This plant is available with us in pots of 6 inch diameter. Interested people can pick this big size plant from our garden center.
Common Name: Aralia varigated mini
Botanical Name: Polyscias fruticosa
The Aralia Variegated Marginata is a lacy leafed Aralia plant variety that has creamy borders. It looks like a tabletop version of a rainforest that is very easy to grow.
About the Product:
A low-maintenance houseplant, aralias require little specialized care and fare best in warm, humid rooms. Its ferny, feathery leaves droop from graceful narrow branches that grow straight up, forming a many-layered, complex plant.
Mini aralia grows slowly but can eventually reach over 6 feet in height with the proper care. An excellent air purifier and humidifier for homes, they are a great option for all gardeners.
Caring points after receiving the Product:
- Carefully remove the plants from the boxes and packaging around the plants.
- Once you have removed the covering, check the moist, top soil feels dry to dry, water to the plant and place them in indirect sunlight for a few days.
- This should help your plant acclimate to your home and bounce back from transit shock.
Sunlight: Keep the plant in partial sunlight area. Also, keep the plant indoor condition where the 2 to 3 hours of sunlight is available, just avoid the darken area.
Soil: The soil should be well drained, fertile and rich in organic content for growing plant.
Watering: Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Do not over-water the plant. As a rule of thumb, water the plants thoroughly in summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Water should be applied preferably in the morning or evening.
Application of Fertilizer: Before application of fertilizer loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so, it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily. Apply organic fertilizer twice a month. Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer.
Plant Protection: Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.
Re-potting: When a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer. Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days then move the plant to its required light condition.
- For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Karanja oil spray for primary treatment.