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Chinese Evergreen

Botanical Name
Aglaonema commutatum
Hardiness
Zones 10 to 12
Height
2 to 3 feet
Width
18 to 24 inches
Flowers
Rare indoors - white spadix with green spathe (Arum)
Light
Diffused or indirect light, avoid direct sun
Soil
Moist, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Keep soil moist, prefers room temperatures between 60 to 77 F - avoid temps below 50
  • Tolerates average to low to moderate humidity of average home
  • Propagate by division, cuttings, air layering or seed
Problems
Aphids, mealybugs, spider mites, scale, rot in poorly draining soil
Varieties
  • Emerald Beauty - green leaves with pale green markings

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