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Fittonia albivenis /Mosaic Plant

Fittonia albivenis  / Fittonia albivenis
A creeping plant frown for colorful foliage
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A creeping plant frown for colorful foliage

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Scientific Name: Fittonia albivenis
Common Name: Mosaic Plant
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White, Red
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Grown for its colorful foliage. Performs best in bright, indirect sun or dappled shade. Likes high humidity and does not like direct sun or overwatering. Flowers insignificant and many growers pinch them off to encourge more growth.