Thrives in rich, well-drained soils. Needs ample humidity; as a houseplant, mist plants often. Water regularly to keep soil evenly moist but not soggy. In cooler climates, move containers indoors before threat of frost. Feed with a balanced fertilizer in spring. Prune old or damaged leaves as needed.
- Light Needs: Full shade
- Watering Needs: Needs frequent watering- more often in extreme heat; keep soil evenly moist.
Strikingly tropical plant never fails to catch the eye, with exotic variegated foliage of cream, green and pink. Broad, shiny leaves are arranged in fans, with burgundy-pink undersides. A wonderful houseplant or accent in sheltered shade beds or patios. In cooler climates, grow as an annual, or move containers indoors before threat of frost.