Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade
Needs regular watering to maintain consistently moist soil.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||my-kroh-LEP-ee-uh strig-OH-suh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Very Wet Areas, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Tolerates Wet Soils|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering to maintain consistently moist soil.|
|Companion Plants||Fatsia (Fatsia); Flowering Maple (Abutilon); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Elephant Ear (Colocasia); Japanese Maple (Acer)|
Thrives in enriched, evenly moist soil, but highly adaptable once established. Follow a regular watering schedule to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed monthly during growing season. Cut back old fronds when new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 10-11