Plant Care – Episcia
Light: Episcia thrives in bright, indirect sunlight. It prefers dappled or filtered light, as direct sunlight can scorch its delicate leaves.
Water: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water the plant when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry to the touch. Avoid letting the soil completely dry out.
Soil: The soil should be well-draining and rich in organic matter. A mix of peat-based potting soil with added perlite or vermiculite works well for its growth.
Fertiliser: They benefits from regular feeding during the growing season (spring and summer). Use a balanced, diluted liquid fertiliser every 2 to 4 weeks to support its vibrant foliage and flowering.
Humidity: It thrives in high-humidity environments. If the air is dry, consider using a humidifier or placing the plant on a humidity tray filled with water and pebbles.
Fun Fact about Episcia: Did you know? Episcia plants are well-known for their beautiful and diverse foliage. They come in various colours and patterns, making them a popular choice for ornamental houseplants and terrariums. Some cultivars of Episcia have leaves with striking silver veins or resemble the appearance of chocolate, hence the common name “Chocolate Soldier.” These lovely plants can add a touch of exotic beauty to any indoor space, brightening up your home with their unique and vibrant foliage.
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