Nematanthus (Goldfish Plant)

$11.21 incl. GST
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  • Overall Height APPROXIMATELY 25cm
POT SIZE
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Description

DISCLAIMER

  1. The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and though look identical but never 100% similar to the image pictured here.
  2. Flowers/Fruits are seasonal and plants may not be with flowers/fruits at the time of order/delivery.

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Nematanthus is a genus of flowering plants in the family Gesneriaceae.
  • Goldfish plants have hundreds of small, thick, shiny, dark green leaves and colorful flowers that resemble tiny goldfish.
  • The flowers may be red, orange, or yellow.
  • Goldfish plants are easy to care for, drought-resistant, and with proper care bloom on and off all year.

SOIL REQUIREMENT

  • Plant it in a rich, fertile, well-draining soil that retains moisture.
  • A commercial potting soil specially mixed for African violets works well for the goldfish plant.

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FEEDING/FERTILIZER REQUIREMENT

  • Feed them with a high-phosphorous liquid fertilizer, such as 10-30-10, diluted to half the recommended strength from the spring through the fall.
  • Allow it to dry out almost completely in the winter while they prepare to bloom and stop feeding the plants.

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LIGHT REQUIREMENT 

  • They survive in low light but thrive in bright filtered light.
  • Keep peace lilies out of the direct sun so they don't sunburn. 

WATER REQUIREMENT

  • Plant it in potting soil that contains peat moss.
  • In the spring, summer and fall, allow the soil to dry down to a depth of 2 inches between waterings.

RE-POTTING SERVICES

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