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8" Pot Schefflera Tree

Product Description


*Plant will be approx. 18"-24" Tall at time of shipping. Plant pictured is a representation of what you will receive.


Common Name: Dwarf Umbrella Tree

Scientific Name: Schefflera arboricola

-Care Recommendations By The Dude-

Best for These Animals:

Bio Dude Substrates: TerraFlora, TerraFauna, TerraFirma

Soil Depth: Moderate to Deep

Lighting: All Light Levels

Humidity & Misting: 40%-100%, Can tolerate 20%-40%/ Suggested for optimal growth

Mature Plant Size & Root System: Schefflera are very hardy, durable tropical shrubs that can get very large if not pruned to maintain desired shape. With age can develop a woody trunk/ Wide, shallow fibrous root system with thick roots forming for anchorage with age.

Temperature Tolerance & Placement in the Terrarium: Somewhat drought tolerant. Too high temperatures/low humidity may cause leaves to brown / Back/Wall planting, corner placement recommended

Edible & Side Effects if Ingested: Scheffleras contain sharp calcium oxalate crystals known as raphides. Ingestion is not recommended and may cause oral irritation

Pot Size & Packaging: A Single 8" potted Schefflera Green Bush plant / Plant is Shipped bare-root wrapped in newspaper


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