15 - 25cm Scindapsus Silver Splash Pothos 10cm Pot House Plant

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£69.99 £39.99

Delivery Time: Delivered within 1-2 working days. £6.99 for Unlimited Plants

These plants are kept in optimal conditions at their specialist growers until ordered. This means they take little longer to be delivered, but quality is assured. Please allow up to 7 days for these to be delivered.

Scindapsus 'Silver Splash' is another captivating cultivar from the Scindapsus genus, highly regarded for its decorative foliage. This variety showcases heart-shaped leaves generously splattered with silver variegation, reminiscent of a splash of paint, hence the name 'Silver Splash'. The contrast between the deep green of the leaves and the silvery patches creates a stunning visual effect, making this plant a sought-after addition to any indoor plant collection. Similar in care to other Scindapsus species and cultivars, 'Silver Splash' is appreciated for both its beauty and its relatively easy maintenance requirements.

General Care Guide for Scindapsus 'Silver Splash'

Lighting: Prefers bright, indirect light to maintain its variegation. While it can tolerate lower light conditions, the silver variegation may become less pronounced. Direct sunlight should be avoided as it can scorch the leaves. A spot near a window with a sheer curtain would be ideal.

Watering: Water when the top inch of soil becomes dry to the touch. Scindapsus 'Silver Splash' likes to be kept on the slightly drier side rather than waterlogged. Ensure the pot has good drainage to prevent root rot. Overwatering is a common pitfall, so be cautious not to keep the soil too wet.

Humidity: While it can adapt to average household humidity, 'Silver Splash' thrives in higher humidity environments. Increasing humidity through misting, using a humidifier, or placing the plant on a pebble tray can promote more vigorous growth and healthier foliage.

Temperature: Thrives in warm, stable temperatures ranging from 18°C to 29°C (65°F to 85°F). Protect the plant from drafts and sudden temperature changes to avoid stress.

Soil: A well-draining, airy potting mix is essential. A mix incorporating potting soil, perlite, and peat moss works well, providing the necessary balance between moisture retention and drainage.

Feeding: Fertilize monthly during the growing season (spring through summer) with a diluted, balanced liquid fertilizer. Reduce feeding in the autumn and winter months when growth typically slows.

Repotting: Repotting every 1-2 years in the spring or as needed when the plant becomes root-bound can help maintain its health and vigor. This also provides an opportunity to refresh the potting mix, which can become compacted over time.

Pest and Disease Management: Keep an eye out for common indoor pests such as spider mites, mealybugs, and aphids. Address any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Good cultural practices, such as avoiding overwatering and ensuring proper air circulation, can help prevent most pest and disease issues.

Scindapsus 'Silver Splash' is an excellent choice for those looking to add a touch of sophistication and visual interest to their home or office. Its care requirements are manageable for gardeners of all levels, and with the right conditions, this plant will provide stunning foliage and robust growth.

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  • Plants are supplied in plastic nursery pots unless stated in the product title.

  • Plants are not for consumption unless stated as edible.

  • Plant heights can fluctuate +/- 10%.

  • Our plants are kept at our tropical nursery in Yorkshire where we maintain an average temperature of 18c.

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