Plant Info & Care
Pet Friendly Yes
Safe for pets.
Care Level Moderate
Some thoughtful care required
Enjoys bright indirect light.
Water well when received, then allow the soil to dry out between waterings. They enjoy being moist, but not wet.
Prefers humidity. Use a water tray for bottom-up watering, this will provide necessary humidity & avoid direct contact between water and leaves.
Air Quality Great
Cleans, filters and purifies the air in your home or office.
Polka dot plants make a wonderful indoor plant but you can also grow them as annuals in temperate to warm zones. Their foliage is an attractive mix of brightly colored perennial flowers and grows into an attractive mound. This adorable plant offers amazing contrast to other plants in your Green Space. A native to South Africa, East Asia, and Madagascar, the Hypoestes phyllostachya or Polka Dot Plant grows to approx. 2 feet tall and wide.
Native to South Africa, Madagascar, and south east Asia
Many people use their polka dot plants in a grouping of plants for indoor planters.
Plant Care for All Levels
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