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Homalomena Rubescens

Original price Dhs. 179.00 - Original price Dhs. 179.00
Original price
Dhs. 179.00
Dhs. 179.00 - Dhs. 179.00
Current price Dhs. 179.00

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Originating from Southeast Asia, the Homalomena Rubescens is a member of the Araceae family. Thriving in tropical climates, this outdoor plant is well-adapted to regions with warm temperatures and high humidity. Its natural habitat includes lush forests and tropical landscapes, where it has evolved to thrive in the dappled sunlight beneath the canopy.

Watering: Achieving the perfect balance of water is crucial for the Homalomena Rubescens. This outdoor plant prefers consistently moist soil, but it's essential to avoid waterlogging. Ensure good drainage to prevent root rot, and water when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry. During the growing season, spring through early autumn, increase watering frequency, and reduce it during the dormant period in winter. Regularly misting the leaves can also mimic the humidity of its native environment, promoting optimal growth.

Lighting: Finding the right balance of light is key to the Homalomena Rubescens' success. While it thrives in bright, indirect light, it can tolerate lower light conditions. Avoid exposing it to direct sunlight for extended periods, as this can scorch the leaves. Place the plant in a location where it receives filtered sunlight or dappled shade. In indoor settings, it can thrive near windows with sheer curtains to diffuse the light. Rotate the plant periodically to ensure even exposure and maintain its balanced growth.

Basic Care: Providing basic care for the Homalomena Rubescens involves creating a suitable environment that mimics its natural habitat. Use a well-draining, peat-based potting mix for container planting. Fertilize regularly during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer, and reduce feeding in the winter months. Keep an eye out for pests like spider mites or scale insects, and promptly address any issues to maintain the plant's health. Pruning is generally minimal, focusing on removing any damaged or yellowing leaves to encourage new growth. With these simple care guidelines, you can enjoy the Homalomena Rubescens' lush beauty in your outdoor space year-round.

NOTE: Outdoor Plant, Sold per Piece

The condition of the plant may vary from the image shown on this page. You can expect that there will be some slight variations in the actual product because you are choosing a one-of-a-kind piece from Mother Nature.

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