Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly-weekly, or more often in extreme heat
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||my-kroh-SOR-um skol-oh-PEND-ree-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||1 to 2 ft. tall, spreading indefinitely.|
|Bloom Time||Spore-producing; does not flower.|
|Landscape Use||Container, Mass Planting, Poolside, Ground Cover, Living Wall|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Gift Plant, Naturalizes Well|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly-weekly, or more often in extreme heat|
|Companion Plants||Banana Shrub (Michelia figo); Giant Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia nicolai); Flowering Maple (Abutilon); Elephant Ear (Colocasia); Bush Lily (Clivia)|
Not particular about soil; will spread on trees, walls, rocks, and in the garden. Takes morning sun; shelter from harsh afternoon sun in extremely hot areas. Can tolerate some drought, but looks best with regular watering; keep moist but not wet.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11