Plerandra elegantissima also known as false aralia is a species of flowering plant in the Araliaceae family, native to New Caledonia. Growing to 8â€“15 m tall by 2 m broad, it is an evergreen shrub or tree.
Common name: false aralia Color: Yellow-green Bloom time: Rarely flowers indoors Height: 25.00 to 50.00 feet Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care The foliage suffers damage when temperatures fall below 60 degrees F. (15 C.). Care for false aralia plants includes regular watering and fertilizing. Water the plant when the soil is dry at a depth of one inch. Drench the pot with water and empty the saucer under the pot after the excess drains through.
Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
Bright indirect light.
Quite regularly in the growing season but do not let the compost stay soggy (or dry out completely).
Mist as often as possible.
A liquid feed every month or so.
Special Feature: Low-maintenance indoor potted plant. Use Ornamental use: