Description For Spathiphyllum Cannifolium (Peace Lily)
How to grow Spathiphyllum Cannifolium (Peace Lily)Plant Description: Spathiphyllum Cannifolium is a low growing plant with dark glossy green, oblong, Lancelot leaves. It bears long-lasting pure white, large, unusual looking flowers (spathes). Spathiphyllum Cannifolium can be planted indoors where there is enough light but no direct sunlight. It can be grown in decorative indoor pots or as a ground cover plant in outdoor shade.
Botanical Name: Spathiphyllum sp.
Plant type: Indoor flowering plant, ornamental foliage plant.
Growth Habit: Perennial herb.
Growth Rate: Medium.
Average Landscape Size: Planted at 2 x 2 ft distance for ground cover.
How to care for Spathiphyllum Cannifolium (Peace Lily)Soil: Potting mixture: 1 part soil, 1 part coco peat, 1 part compost.
Pot Size: 8 to 12 inch.
Potting/Transplanting: Transplant the Spathiphyllum Cannifolium saplings in a pot along with root-ball of original soil. Carefully place the plant in the middle of the container & cover the roots completely with remaining soil.
Repotting: Change the pot every year. Use bigger sized pot every time you repot the plant.
Sunlight: Place in highlight area but make sure to protect from direct sunlight.
Water: Water Spathiphyllum Cannifolium well & allow the soil to dry out between the watering. Plants that are watered too much tend to produce fewer flowers & are more prone to diseases.
Fertiliser: Add rich compost/ leaf mould every three months.
Temperature: Spathiphyllum Cannifolium prefers pleasant warm temperatures. Minimum temperature requirements are 15 degrees Celsius.
Humidity: Spathiphyllum Cannifolium likes hot & humid climate.
Pruning: Plant keeps producing new greens from the side. Remove the old leaves & flowers when they start turning brown.
Propagation: Propagation is easy by the splitting of suckers from base & individual plantlets can be grown separately.
Companion Plants: Ferns, Dracaena, Aralia, Syngonium, Rhoeo.
|Category||Low Maintenance Plants|
|Type of Plants||Creepers/Groundcovers, Flowering Plants, Focal Plants, Shrub Plants|
|Ideal plants location||Plants For Shaded Balconies, Windowsill Plants|
|Water Schedule||Once a day|
|Indoor/Outdoor||Indoor, Outdoor Shade Loving Plant|
|Speciality||Unusual large showy white flowers that bloom indoors|
|Design Use||Shady patches of a garden|
|Ideal Location||Indoor decorative pots.|
|Product Weight||750 g|
|Product Height||28 cm|
|Product Depth||10 cm|
|Product Width||10 cm|