This product contains
|1||Million hearts plant, Dischidia ruscifolia (Green) - Plant|
|2||3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
About Million hearts plant
Million Hearts belongs to the Apocynaceae family.This decorative plant comprises stiff, slender green shoots that grow up-to 1.5 meter in length before taking root at the tip and continuing, which are densely decorated in pairs of stiff, succulent, heart-shaped leaves, hence the name "Million Hearts".
Many tiny white flowers appear on the internodes and remain for long periods of time. The plant looks graceful in a hanging pot, but is found in dense clumps and clusters on overhead tree branches in its habitat.
|Plant Height||12 inch (30 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||4 inch (10 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Million Hearts, Million Hearts Vine, Dischidia ruscifolia.|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 1.5 meter|
|Flower Colour ||White|
|Bloom Time ||April-July|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy |
Planting and care
Morning sunlight of 1-3 hours a day is ideal and plant grow well in bright light for rest of the day. Protect the plant from direct harsh sunlight as it can cause damage to the foliage. Soil The soil should be well drained, fertile and rich in organic content for growing million heart plant. Watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Apply 1 cup(approx.50ml) of water when the top soil (3-4 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch. Do not overwater the plant. As a rule of thumb, water the plants thoroughly in summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Water should be applied preferably in the morning or evening. Application of Fertilizer Before application of fertilizer loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so, it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily. Apply organic fertilizer once a month. Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer. Plant Protection Remove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants. For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment. Don'ts Do not overwater the plant specially when pot doesn't have drainage hole. Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves it may cause fungus infection. Keep away from AC vents.
Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.
Million hearts plant care
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location: Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Apply 1 cup(approx.50ml) of water when the top soil (3-4 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch. Keep the plant in artificial bright light. Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it. Key requirements to keep plant healthy:
|Sunlight ||Natural bright light with morning sunlight(1-3 hours)|
|Watering ||Apply 1 cup(approx.50ml) of water when the top soil (3-4 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch|
|Soil ||Well drained, fertile and rich in organic content|
|Temperature ||22-33 Degree Celsius|
|Fertilizer ||Apply organic fertilizer once a month |
Million hearts plant special feature
Attractive heart-shaped leaves
Million hearts plant uses
- Mainly used in Hanging plant as a ornamental purpose in house
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Million hearts plant?
Million hearts plant is commonly known as Million Hearts, Million Hearts Vine, Dischidia ruscifolia.
How tall do Million hearts plant grow?
On average Million hearts plant grows Up to 1.5 meter
What color are Million hearts plant?
A Million hearts plant plant bears flowers of color White
When Million hearts plant blooms?
With enough light, Million hearts plant may produce White flowers in April-July
How hard is Million hearts plant to grow?
A Million hearts plant is Easy
How much sunlight does a Million hearts plant need?
A Million hearts plant prefers Natural bright light with morning sunlight(1-3 hours)
How much water does a Million hearts plant need?
A Million hearts plant prefers watering Apply 1 cup(approx.50ml) of water when the top soil (3-4 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch
What kind of soil does a Million hearts plant need?
A Million hearts plant prefers Well drained, fertile and rich in organic content
What temperature does a Million hearts plant like?
A Million hearts plant prefers 22-33 Degree Celsius
How often should I fertilize my Million hearts plant?
To encourage Million hearts plant growth, Apply organic fertilizer once a month
Sunday, 09 February 2020
I put some water in this plant everyday and they grow like mad!
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
Great plant..looked nice n fresh wen i received ..Highly recommend it!
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Very nice plant. Got delivered with very good condition. Gonna order one more
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