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Spathiphyllum species/Spathiphyllum, Peace Plant

Spathiphyllum species / Spathiphyllum species
Bright shiny foliage and a couple of white flowers
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Bright shiny foliage and a couple of white flowers

Close-up of flower

A mass of potted plants in flower

Ground cover planting indoors

Indoor planting in a raised planter

Close-up image of flower

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Scientific Name: Spathiphyllum species
Common Name: Spathiphyllum, Peace Plant
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This is a highly popular indoor tropical plant that does well even with considerable neglect. Its main features are the large, coarse textured leaves and the white flowers that appear sporidically on tall stems above the foliage. Provide a fertile, well drained soil and morning sunlight if possible. This plant will survive in rather dimly lighted spaces. Fertilize indoor plants when conditions are favorable for growth. There are some insects and diseases that attack this plant, but normally when plants are under stress. This tropical cannot tolerate freezes.