Hi, I'm Peace Lily, and whether you're a plant person or not, I will be a great fit for you. I'm pretty low maintenance and I'm also a great plant for those of you who tend to overwater (I got you, I'm used to that). My lush tropical leaves and fragrant white flowers are something I know you need in your home.
Difficulty: easy, great for first time plant parents
Light Needed: easy, low to medium indirect sun
Water: moderate, keep soil moist
One of the easiest houseplants to take care of, this plant is great for beginners. The lush, tropical green foliage paired with graceful white blooms makes this place one of the most lovely to look at. This plant is great for those who like to overwater plants as it loves a regular watering. It's also one of the top plants for fighting air pollutants and has white flowers that smell wonderful.
Size: Medium (6”)
Where I’m From: Tropical rainforests of the Americas and Southeastern Asia
Botanical Name: Spathiphyllum
Nicknames: Peace Lily, Spath Lily
Favorite Hangout Spots: Bathroom or the bedroom
Prefers a well-lit location without direct sunlight. Ideally bright indirect to low light.
Keep the soil moist and water the plant weekly. If you see the plants leaves dropping, water it immediately. Use filtered water over tap to keep the plant happy.
Does best in any temperature over 55°, ideal temperature is 65-85°. Keep plant away from any cold drafts in the home.
This plant enjoys medium to high humidity. Mist the leaves in the morning or place near other plants to increase humidity near the plant
This plant can grow up to 3' tall. Use a rich, well-drained soil. Fertilizing is not necessary, but if you do, only feed once in summer and once in spring.
This plant is mildly toxic to animals, so keep this out of your furry friend’s reach!
The Peace Lily is one of the most efficient air purification plants for your home!