Fittonia has beautiful glossy green leaves and delicate white, pink or red veins throughout. You can read more about our Fittonia Plant Collection here.

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Fittonia For your Home

Fittonia is a slow-growing plant, which means it won’t take over your home if left unchecked. It can also be used as ground cover in shaded areas and containers for brightening up dull corners of your house or garden. The delicate white, pink or red veins on the leaves add a beautiful contrast to any space and make Fittonia an eye-catching addition to your home. While they don't require much maintenance, they do need regular checkups such as misting with water and occasional pruning.

Fittonia is a delightful and exotic plant native to Peru and Colombia known for its beautiful leaves, also commonly called "nerve plants". Fittonias are popularly kept as houseplants in many homes and make a breathtaking Fittonia Garden with their striking foliage. Fitting into any interior space due to its lush green color, Fittonias are being sought out for their eye-catching effects. Fittonias love moist soil, medium light and regular misting making them very easy to care for. Great attention must be placed when planting Fittonias outdoors though - they won't survive temperatures below 45°F (7°C). Fittonias will definitely provide an extra sparkle to any garden!

Fittonia plants can survive without direct sunlight, but they will not thrive. While Fittonias prefer medium indirect light, they do need some light to grow and maintain their vibrant colors. If your Fittonia does not receive enough sunlight, the leaves may become pale or even yellow. To ensure your Fittonia is healthy, place it in a well-lit spot that receives at least 4 hours of bright indirect sunlight each day. If you live in a particularly dark environment, consider installing artificial lights around the plant to supplement its needs. With the right amount of light and care your Fittonia should remain beautiful and healthy for years to come!

The frequency of watering your Fittonia will depend on several factors such as the temperature, humidity, and light levels. Generally speaking, Fittonias need to be watered once or twice a week depending on these variables. When in doubt, always check the soil before watering – if it feels dry an inch below the surface, then it’s time to water. It’s important not to let your Fittonia sit in overly wet soil for extended periods of time as this can lead to root rot. Additionally, never leave standing water around your Fittonia or its pot as this could cause damage to the roots. With proper care and attention you can ensure that your Fittonia stays healthy and vibrant!

Yes, Fittonia plants can change color depending on the light conditions. In low light, the leaves will become pale or yellowish in color while in brighter light they will develop deep red veins. Additionally, Fittonias may also change color if they do not receive enough humidity. To keep your Fittonia looking its best it is important to maintain high levels of humidity and provide adequate lighting. With the right care and attention you can ensure that your Fittonia stays healthy and colorful for years to come!

Fittonias are relatively pest-free plants but there are a few insects you need to be aware of such as mealybugs, aphids, scale, spider mites and thrips. As with any plant, it is important to inspect your Fittonia regularly for signs of pests or damage. If you do notice any issues, remove the affected leaves immediately and spray the plant with an insecticidal soap to help manage the problem. With a little bit of care and attention you can ensure that your Fittonia stays healthy!

Yes, propagating your Fittonia is relatively easy! You can propagate your Fittonia using stem cuttings taken from an existing plant. Simply take a 3-4 inch (7-10 cm) long cutting from the stem of a healthy plant and place it in water until roots form at the bottom of the cutting. Once the roots have developed, you can transfer it to a pot with moist soil and watch as your Fittonias grows! With proper care and attention you can enjoy the beauty of multiple Fittonias in your home or garden!

Fittonia Plants Singapore

Shopping at Tumbleweed Plants is a great choice if you're looking for plants that are easy to maintain! Fittonia, also known as the "mosaic plant," adds a great touch of color to any room, and requires very little water or sunlight to stay healthy. And with over 200 varieties of Fittonia to choose from at Tumbleweed, you're sure to find something to meet all your decorative and low-maintenance needs. Not only will your Fittonia look great in any space, it's easy upkeep means that you'll be able to spend less time tending to your plants, and more time enjoying them.


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