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Aglaonema species/Chinese Evergreen

Aglaonema species / Aglaonema species
Dense foliage on the common Chinese evergreen growing indoors
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Dense foliage on the common Chinese evergreen growing indoors

Flowers mostly concealed by foliage on mature plants

At the top of the list for indoor plants

Chinese evergreens grow well under relatively low light

One of the many selections for use indoors in containers

Gound cover planting in a large planter at the Columbia, SC airport terminal

Strong healthy plants growing in an interior planter

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Scientific Name: Aglaonema species
Common Name: Chinese Evergreen
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Light Exposure: Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Variegated Plants
Comments: There are a wide variety of Chinese Evergreens that have various sizes, shapes and colors of leaves. All are quite good for interior plantings because they perform well under low lighted conditions. Old plants can become tall and spindly in poorly lighted interiors.