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The Dude's choice. Can be Tigress, Simplex, Mondo Bay or other varieties.
Common Name: Chinese Evergreen
Scientific Name: Aglaonema
-Care Recommendations By The Dude-
Best for These Animals:
Bio Dude Substrates: TerraFlora, TerraFauna, TerraFirma
Soil Depth: Moderate to Deep with proper drainage
Lighting: Low to Medium, Can tolerate High
Humidity & Misting: 45%-100%, Can tolerate 20%-45% / Suggested
Mature Plant Size & Root System: This boldly-striped Aglaonema has narrow leaves which will widen with age. These plants grow via stalks which clump and can become tall if not pruned/ Thick tuberous root structure allows for sturdy anchorage
Temperature Tolerance & Placement in the Terrarium: Too high temperatures/low humidity may cause leaves to brown / Background (Tall), underplanting, corner placement
Edible & Side Effects if Ingested: Aglaonemas are members of the Family Araceae so they contain low levels of oxalic acid and sharp calcium oxalate crystals known as raphides. Ingestion is not recommended and may cause oral irritation
Pot Size & Packaging: A single 4" potted Aglaonema plant / Plant is Shipped bare root wrapped in newspaper