The Spathiphyllum 'Domino' is a well-known and popular houseplant with elegant and low-maintenance qualities. Despite its common name, it actually belongs to the Araceae family and is native to tropical regions. Its dark green leaves and white calla-like flowers make it a stunning addition to any indoor space. Unlike other Peace Lily varieties, the 'Domino' features white variegation on its leaves, adding a unique touch. This variety grows slower than others, preferring higher humidity levels and warmth for best growth, but is still adaptable, easy to care for and makes an excellent companion plant.
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Ed's Plant Profile:
- Botanical Name: Spathiphyllum
- Common Names: Mauna Loa Peace Lily, Peace Lily, Spathe Flower, White Sails, Domino Spath, Variegated Peace Lily
- Family: Araceae
- Native Range: Tropical regions of the Americas and southeastern Asia
Ed's Care Guide:
- Care Level: Moderate to easy
- Light: While it thrives in partial shade, the Peace Lily exhibits remarkable adaptability and can flourish in all light conditions.
- Humidity: Well-suited for average household humidity levels; prefers higher levels for optimal growth (60-70%).
- Temperature: Spathiphyllum Domino prefers higher levels of humidity for best growth; maintain temperatures between 60-70%.
- Pruning: Maintain the plant's health by pruning as needed to remove brown or dead leaves and control growth. Prune dead blooms to improve aesthetics.
- Feeding: Enhance growth by fertilizing every 6 weeks with a balanced houseplant fertilizer during the spring and summer.
- Propagation: Easily propagated through division.
- Growth: Upright growth reaching up to 3 feet tall, with some specimens extending to 6 feet.
- Pests: Exhibits resilience to common insects and diseases.
- Toxicity: Caution should be exercised as the Peace Lily is toxic to both humans and pets.
This classic houseplant is particularly well-suited for beginners due to its straightforward care requirements. Beyond its aesthetic appeal, the Spathiphyllum also serves as a natural air purifier according to some researchers, effectively filtering various toxins from its surroundings. Elevate your indoor greenery with the timeless beauty and ease of care offered by the Spathiphyllum 'Peace Lily' Domino.