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Also sold as:
Reverse Variegated
Reverse Variegatum

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Uses: Groundcover
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Prefers to be under-potted

The center of the leaves of the 'variegatum' is green with the wh

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Posted by JB (Wrightstown, New Jersey - Zone 6b) on Apr 6, 2014 1:44 PM

Identifying factor of the 'variegatum' is that the leaves are GREEN with WHITE margins. Just the reverse of the 'vittatum'.

Some growers call it "reverse variegated".

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Plant Events from our members
BlondieRides On May 12, 2015 Bloomed
Pretty white flowers beginning to show. Fed it today with 15-30-15 granular.
Rh48 On September 25, 2015 Obtained plant
Received well rooted plant in 3 in pot. Will soon combine with recently transplanted baby.
Rh48 On September 6, 2015 Transplanted
Moved well rooted baby from water to 6 inch pot.
Rh48 On August 12, 2015 Obtained plant
Purchased 'baby' plant on eBay.
TheWitchBoy On November 5, 2017 Seeds sown
Beginning experiment of the viability (and duration of viability) of C. comosum seeds. This is batch #1 of the treat seeds, and 1 of 2 control groups.
lemonFresh On June 23, 1999 Obtained plant
theinferno On March 17, 2019 Maintenance performed
Repotted my spider plant and fertilized both with three 10-10-4 fert sticks each.
theinferno On March 5, 2019 Obtained plant
Got my own spider plant.
theinferno On January 22, 2019 Obtained plant
JJ got his spider plant.
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