Most familiar as a houseplant, the colorful and cheery foliage is also excellent for part-shaded garden borders and containers. Green leaves are spotted and splashed with either pink or white in varying patterns. Easy to grow, add a little color to your indoor space then plant outdoors. Grows 6-12”.
Germination Temperature:Optimum soil temperatures 65-75ºF
Seed Planting Depth: Sow on the surface and press into soil, seeds need light to germinate
Starting Indoors: Start indoors 8-10 weeks before the last frost. Provide 65-75ºF soil temperature for germination. Transplant 6-12” apart after the last frost.
Sowing Outdoors: Direct sowing is not recommended
Height and Width:6-12” x 6-12”
Light Needs: Outdoors- part sun, indoors- bright indirect light
Soil Needs:Average to fertile, well-drained.
Approximate days to flower from seed:Sizable seedlings are ready 10-12 weeks after sowing.
Uses: Shaded garden areas, containers, houseplant
Care: Water seedlings regularly until established. Pinch off tall stems for bushier foliage.Keep the soil lightly moist, but try not to overwater.