ZZ Plant

The ZZ Plant features upright, succulent-like stems that grow from rhizomes beneath the soil. Its thick, glossy leaves are lance-shaped and composed of numerous leaflets, giving the plant a lush and tropical appearance. The foliage is typically a deep, glossy green, adding a touch of elegance to any indoor setting. ZZ Plants are known for their ability to thrive in low-light conditions and can tolerate periods of neglect, making them an ideal choice for busy plant enthusiasts.

 

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Pot Size

12cm, 17cm, 24cm

Approx Height (incl pot)

100cm, 35cm, 60cm

Common Name

ZZ Plant

Latin Name

Zamio Zamiifolia

Watering

Allow the soil to dry out partially between waterings, as ZZ Plants are sensitive to overwatering. Water sparingly, ensuring that excess water can drain freely from the pot to prevent root rot. During the dormant winter months, reduce watering frequency.

Feeding

Feed ZZ Plants with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer diluted to half strength every 2-3 months during the growing season (spring and summer). Avoid over-fertilizing, as it can lead to excessive foliage growth with reduced overall plant health.

Humidity

ZZ Plants are adaptable to average indoor humidity levels but appreciate occasional misting to increase humidity around the foliage. However, they can tolerate drier air conditions common in most indoor environments.

Toxic to Cats/Dogs/Children

This plant is toxic if consumed

Light Requirements

Light: ZZ Plants can adapt to low-light conditions, but they prefer bright, indirect light for optimal growth. Avoid exposing them to direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves. They can thrive in areas with minimal natural light, such as offices or rooms with north-facing windows.

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