Homalomena are part of the Araceae family and are native to Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya and Myanmar. There are nearly 135 species of Homalomena plants which are found in growing on the rainforest floors of south Asia. It's leaves are a beautiful heart shape and these are found on the end of red petioles.
Pot: 13cm pot
Height: Approximately 40cm from base of pot
Secrets to success
Temperature: Optimal temperatures 16-32°C.
Light: Sheltered location with partial shade but they'll thrive in moderate brightness too.
Air Humidity: Average humidity is fine but to increase humidity group plants together, mist them, use a humidifier or place your plant on a watered pebble tray.
Watering: Not too much water, soil ought to be moist not wet. Too much water will turn the leaves yellow.
Potting mix: Use a well draining potting mix.
This plant is toxic, keep out of reach of pets and children.