Grows easily in enriched garden soil; in containers, use a high quality, organic potting mix. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer in spring.
- Light Needs: Full shade
- Watering Needs: Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
This plant is as tough as its name! Excellent for those difficult-to-fill areas in deep shade, spreading gently by underground stems. A nearly fuss-free, lush, leafy evergreen that will tolerate a range of growing conditions including heat, aridity and dry shade. Easy-care houseplant for low-light situations.