|Poison Dart Plant|
|Aglaonema marantifolium var. commutatum||Synonym|
|Sun Requirements:||Partial or Dappled Shade
|Plant Height:||18 to 24 inches (46-61cm)|
|Plant Spread:||12 to 18 inches (30-46cm)|
Other: Greenish-white spathe
Late summer or early fall
Other: Seasonal bloom
|Toxicity:||Other: All parts of plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, an irritant to the mouth and esophagus. Toxic to cats and dogs.
|Propagation: Seeds:||Other info: Remove seed from berry which contains chemicals that inhibit germination.
|Propagation: Other methods:||Cuttings: Stem
|Containers:||Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
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|Posted by Deebie (midstate South Carolina - Zone 8a) on Jun 20, 2017 4:58 PM
This clump forming plant has green spear shaped leaves with silvery bands across it. It produces an uninteresting white spathe which may be followed by red berries. It is one of the easiest houseplants to grow, as it is a low light plant. If placed outdoors for the summer, avoid direct sun.
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