Peace Lily, Spathiphyllum - Plant
Description for Peace Lily, Spathiphyllum
Peace Lily, is a very popular indoor houseplant. It is a clump-growing herbaceous perennial which produces white flowers which look like the hood of a cobra. Leaves are shiny and glossy, attractive even with no spathes.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|-||White||Flowers freely||1 to 6 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
Plant with an all-purpose potting soil and keep it lightly moist throughout the year. Repotting annually in the spring is good for the lily because it will need refreshed soil.
|Part shade to full shade||Well-drained soil||Medium||(18 to 24 degrees C (64 to 75 degrees F)||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Peace Lily
- Keep the soil moist at all times, but do not overwater.
During the winter fertilize every 6 weeks or so.
If you want flowers to appear, but none have, move the plant to a darker room.
Typical uses of Peace Lily
Special features: The Peace Lily is no different, if you put it in a bright spot without direct sunlight, growth will be rapid and robust. Of course as the common stereotype states, it will survive, adapt and grow (albeit slowly) even if you pick a darker spot in your home for it instead.
Culinary use: Peace Lily is a popular plant for use indoors. It is also a House Plants, Caring Plants, Poisonous Plants For Cats.
Ornamental use: Peace lilies are sturdy plants with glossy, dark green oval leaves that narrow to a point. The leaves rise directly from the soil. These plants also periodically produce lightly fragrant white flowers that resemble calla lilies. The long-lasting flowers start out pale green and slowly turn creamy white as they open.
Medicinal use: Peace Lillies are being developed for use as table top plants and been used for medicinal purposes and pest control for thousands of years.
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I just received this plant. It comes with its own pot. It's beautiful and in great condition!
According to NASA, this plant has capability to absorb pollutants like benzene and purifies the air, which in turn induces a good sleep.
Peace lilies are vibrant and lovely, with verdant leaves that grace any indoor space with a touch of life. Its on nasa's list of top air-cleaning plants.