I'm the one and only Emerald Gem. Tired of the same old houseplants? You probably have never heard of a Homalomena, but once word spreads about how easy I am to care, that's going to change. My irresistible heart shaped leaves will make a great addition to your collection
Difficulty: easy to grow and low maintenance
Light Needed: moderate, bright indirect light
Water: moderate, water when soil is getting dry
An uncommon houseplant that deserves more love. It's tall dark, green, waxy leaves are heart-shaped, making them difficult to resist. This plant is easy to care for and is even tolerant of low light conditions. It can grow about 12"-30" in height making it great for height restricted spaces.
Size: Medium (6”)
Where I’m From: Asia and South America
Botanical Name: Homalomena 'Emerald Gem'
Nicknames: Emerald Gem, Homalomena
Favorite Hangout Spots: any bright spot in your home
Healthy & happy plant in premium soil
Biodegradable grow pot (6" x 5") or Eco-Friendly Root Pouch (1 gallon)
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We guarantee our plants will arrive healthy or we will replace them for free
BIODEGRADABLE GROW POT
Our biodegradable grow pots are made of 50% sphagnum peat, wood fiber and lime to adjust the pH. The peat content provides a combination of superior root penetration, good drainage and aeration whilst the wood fibers strengthen the pot.
Designed for easy transplant. They are 100% compostable and approved for organic production. Simply place the entire biodegradable pot into your planter and the roots of your plant will soon grow through and decompose the pot.
ECO-FRIENDLY ROOT POUCH
Our recycled & semi-degradable eco-friendly fabric bags are made from a mix all natural fibers and recycled plastic water bottles saved from landfills. The breathable fabric allows for your plants to stay cool in the summer and provides good drainage to avoid overwatering. They provide a healthy environment for your plant to grow by pruning the roots and creating dense, healthy root structures.
These fabric bags are washable and recyclable. It will take 1-2 years for the bags to semi degrade. Use your fabric bag as a decorative planter and remove from the bag when it is time to repot. This planter is designed by Root Pouch.
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