The Main Plant entry for Peace Lilies (Spathiphyllum)

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

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Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., AustraliaDate: 2017-12-28
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Location: 99159Date: 2018-10-28New leaf unfurling
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Date: 2019-06-23
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Location: At home - San Joaquin County, CADate: Sept 2011 to April 2014Peace Lily Resilience and Recovery
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Location: Temple, TexasDate: 2019-03-27Young first season plant.  Recently moved to semi-outdoor atrium
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-11-05
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Location: JBsPlants at Roblyn Farm, New JerseyDate: 2014-08-09
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Location: my garden Date: 2017-03-29
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Location: My home, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2017-12-14
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Date: 2012-11-05
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Date: 2012-11-05
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Date: 2012-12-17
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Date: 2012-12-17
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Date: 2012-12-17
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Date: 2012-12-17
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Date: 2012-12-29
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Location: MOBOT -   St LouisDate: 2013-02-28
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Location: MOBOT -   St LouisDate: 2013-02-25
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Location: MOBOT -   St LouisDate: 2013-03-02
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Date: 2014-06-23
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Location: dr. officeDate: 2014-06-12
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Location: Stockton, CADate: 2014-09-26Easy plant in nice light and infrequent but heavy watering and fe
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Location: central Illinois-Washington Park Botanical Garden -Springfield, Il.Date: 2015-12-05
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Location: central Illinois-Washington Park Botanical Garden -Springfield, Il.Date: 2015-12-05
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Date: 2016-09-25
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Date: 2016-09-25Closeup of an unopened 'Peace Lily' "flower"
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Location: Indoors - San Joaquin County, CADate: 2016-10-10Greenish spathe and green spadix of my Peace Lily
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Location: Indoors - San Joaquin County, CADate: July 2016 SummerA new spathe emerges finally this summer 2016
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Date: 2017-05-14
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-02-02Peace Lily 004
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Location: Athol, MADate: 2018-05-09
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-06-29Spathiphyllum 003
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-06-29Spathiphyllum 004
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Date: 2019-06-03
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Location: ArkansasDate: 2019-07-31My sad little lily, after getting root rot. Making a comeback (ho
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2019-08-06Peace Lily - Spathiphyllum 016
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Location: Arkansas/The Natural StateDate: 2019-08-11
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Location: The Natural StateDate: 2019-10-28Found this in my doctor's waiting room.
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Location: Moody Gardens - Galvaston, TexasDate: 2010-06-27
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Location: My home, Pequea, Pennsylvania USADate: 2017-12-14
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Posted by ShadyGreenThumb (North of Houston TX - Zone 9a) on Sep 2, 2012 10:43 PM

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.

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Posted by sallyg (central Maryland) on Nov 25, 2018 9:05 AM

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.

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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On April 1, 2017 Bloomed
piksihk On March 31, 2017 Obtained plant
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
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
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sejod On March 15, 2014 Obtained plant
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