The Main Plant entry for Peace Lilies (Spathiphyllum)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White

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Common names
  • Peace Lily

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Comments:
  • Posted by sallyg (central Maryland - Zone 7b) on Nov 25, 2018 9:05 AM concerning plant:
    This is a popular plant with a reputation for doing well in low light. I have kept a "petite" version for many years, both at home and in a commercial setting. The dark green leaves are pretty. It needs attention to watering. Good news is it wilts when dry and demands water; bad news is that such events cause some older leaves to turn yellow each time, so it will thin the plant if it happens too often. The dry air of the commercial setting seems to make it more prone to these drying events.
  • Posted by ShadyGreenThumb (North of Houston TX - Zone 9a) on Sep 2, 2012 10:43 PM concerning plant:
    This shade-loving plant has wonderful foliage and beautiful flowers that bloom whenever they want. They love humidity, plenty of water and moisture and general fertilizing.
Plant Events from our members
1hugaholic On December 31, 2016 Obtained plant
Found this beauty just today at Home Depot (Lowe's had it too as it turns out) while looking for a snow shovel. lol
piksihk On April 1, 2017 Bloomed
piksihk On March 31, 2017 Obtained plant
VelveteenVine On August 30, 2018 Potted up
Replaced the soil in pot
dschrad2 On October 2, 2018 Bloomed
UncleWill On November 17, 2018 Obtained plant
Clearance buy
sejod On March 15, 2014 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Variegated by eclayne Feb 24, 2013 10:39 AM 2
id by Hamwild Jul 13, 2019 12:08 PM 13
Untitled by iik Mar 21, 2020 12:28 PM 3
I don't believe this is Sensation by plantladylin Dec 20, 2021 1:10 PM 3

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