Gorgeous Variegated Rhaphidophora tetrasperma plant for sale!
Culture: Cephalotus (Cephalotaceae) Variegated Rhaphidophora tetrasperma plant for sale! Very unique and rare cephalotus pitcher plant, perfect addition to any collection! Can be shipped worldwide!
The basics about this plant
The Variegated Rhaphidophora tetrasperma is a beautiful, easy-to-care-for houseplant that originates from Southeast Asia. It’s also known as the mini monstera because it looks similar to the monstera plant.
This plant is perfect for anyone who wants to add a touch of tropical beauty to their home. The leaves are variegated with shades of green, yellow, and white, and the plant can grow up to 3 feet tall.
How to care for your variegated R. tetrasperma
1. Place your R. tetrasperma in a spot with bright, indirect light.
2. Allow the top inch of soil to dry out before watering again.
3. fertilize your plant every other month with a half-strength solution of all-purpose fertilizer.
4. You can propagate your R. tetrasperma by stem cuttings taken from new growth in spring or summer.
5. Be sure to provide plenty of humidity for your plant by grouping it with other plants or using a pebble tray or humidifier.
6. Keep an eye out for mealybugs, spider mites, and scale, which can all infest R. tetrasperma plants.
7. If you are planning on planting variegated R. tetrasperma outside, wait until after the last frost date for your area has passed.
8. A variegated Rhaphidophora Tetrasperma plant makes a great gift idea for any garden lover in your life!
9. To grow a variegated rhaphidophora Tetrasperma outdoors, choose well drained soil that is rich in organic matter such as compost or well rotted manure to keep roots healthy and prevent root rot problems .
Plant your rhaphidophora Tetrasperma in full sun for best results. Choose a location where the plants will be sheltered from wind to prevent broken stems and toppling over due to strong gusts. Protect delicate foliage from hungry caterpillars and snails by placing collars around stems or create barriers made of wire mesh.
Your variegated Rhaphidophora Tetrasperma will need at least one foot between each plant if planted close together so they have room to grow without getting tangled up with one another and so they have enough sunlight to thrive.