Spathiphyllum Romano (Peace Lily)
The Peace Lily is a long-time favourite house plant. They produce beautiful long-lasting white flowers and make an excellent gift.
Pot diameter: 14cm
Light levels: This lush plant thrives in high levels of bright indirect sunlight but will also tolerate being in more shaded areas as well.
Watering: It’s important to ensure that this plant has a well-draining pot as it won’t respond well to being left sitting in water. It’s best for the soil to be kept moist at all times and to allow the top few centimetres to dry out before rewatering.
Climate: The peace lily prefers to be in average indoor temperatures of around 18-24 degrees however it can tolerate lower temperatures as well.
Feeding: Throughout the growing season, apply a slow release liquid fertiliser every fortnight.
Growth: Peace lilies have a moderate growth rate and generally reach up to around 50cm in height
Air care: This plant variety is one of the best at detoxifying the air in any space.
Toxicity: If ingested, this plant is deemed as being mildly toxic.
Care: It is best to wipe the leaves with a soft damp cloth to remove any accumulated dust.