Known for it's vibrant purple foliage and triangular shaped leaves- this houseplant is on the easy list. During the day time, the leaves will open up and close together during the evening. It also produces stunning pink/ purple flowers.
This plant can go through a period of dormancy once a year. Allow the soil to dry when it does (it may look sick or the foliage may die back- but don't worry! It will bounce back with new growth in a matter of weeks) Prune back any foliage that has died.
Height- 22- 27 cm
Seasonal, limited stock.
Please note that each plant has it's own individual leaf pattern and size of leaves.
Requiresgoodindirect bright light.
Watering once week in warmer weather. (Once an inch of top soil has become dry) Water every 2-3 weeks in winter depending on soil.
Give this plant a nice warm environment.
Apply a slow release fertiliser in the warmer months during it's growing season.