Aglaonema costatum is commonly known as Spotted Evergreen, Chinese evergreen, Malaysian evergreen, Fox’s. Aglaonema costatum is native to tropical and subtropical regions of Asia. Aglaonema costatum has deep green colour leaves, and are attractive, varied, tough, drought-tolerant, low maintenance, decorative houseplant with beautiful foliage. NASA recommends it as an air purifier plant. Does not need direct bright sunlight and can easily grow under shade. The plant is an evergreen perennial herb. It is slow in growing and needs repotting every another year. It is suitable for a container, hanging baskets and office space.
Note: Aglaonema costatum can be poisonous.
Botanical name – (Aglaonema costatum f. foxii, Aglaonema costatum var. maculatum, Aglaonema costatum var. foxii)
|Height of plant||23 cm|
|Spread of plant||8 cm|
Aglaonema costatum care tips:
|Sunlight||Bright indirect sunlight or bright artificial light|
|Soil||Soil should be fertile and well-drained|
|Temperature||16 to 32 degrees Celsius|
|Fertilizer||Organic fertilizer is best. Apply water immediately after applying fertilizer.|