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Fern arum

Zamioculcas zamiifolia

Aroid palm

These tendy evergreen perennials have smooth, shiny leaves that rise directly from the ground and are a popular choice as a houseplant. Over time they spread & fill the pot. One or two green and white, arum-like flowers may appear among the leaf bases in summer which can develop into white berries

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Cuttings
Using single leaflets.

Special features

Geography

Origin
E Tropical Africa

Environment

Light
Full Shade, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Sand, Loam
Soil PH preference
Neutral, Alkaline, Acid
Frost hardiness
Tender

Personality

Family
Araceae
Flower colour
Green, White
Scent
None

Problems

Generally pest & disease free.

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