40 - 50cm Anthurium Gracile 14cm Pot House Plant



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Anthurium gracile is a species of flowering plant in the Araceae family, native to Central and South America. It is a relatively easy to care for houseplant, which can add a tropical touch to any indoor space. Here are some tips for its care:

  1. Light: Anthurium gracile prefers bright, indirect light. Direct sunlight can burn its leaves, so it's best to keep it away from windows that receive direct sunlight.

  2. Water: Anthurium gracile likes to be kept evenly moist but not waterlogged. Water thoroughly when the top inch of soil is dry, but do not let it sit in standing water. Overwatering can lead to root rot.

  3. Humidity: Anthurium gracile prefers high humidity, so consider placing it in a bathroom or kitchen where the humidity is naturally higher. Alternatively, you can increase humidity by misting the leaves or placing a tray of water near the plant.

  4. Temperature: Anthurium gracile prefers temperatures between 60-80°F (15-27°C). It can be sensitive to temperature fluctuations and cold drafts, so avoid placing it near doors or windows.

  5. Soil: Use a well-draining potting mix that retains moisture, but doesn't stay soggy. You can also add perlite or vermiculite to improve drainage.

  6. Fertilizer: Anthurium gracile benefits from regular fertilization during the growing season (spring and summer). Use a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer every 4-6 weeks, following the package instructions for dilution.

  7. Repotting: Anthurium gracile likes to be slightly root-bound, so repot only when necessary. When repotting, choose a pot that is one size larger and use fresh potting mix.

  8. Propagation: Anthurium gracile can be propagated by division, but it's best to wait until the plant is actively growing in spring or summer. Gently remove the plant from its pot, and divide the roots and foliage into two or more sections. Replant each section in a separate pot using fresh potting mix.