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Scindapsus Exotica in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Scindapsus pictus 'Exotica' syn. Scindapsus pictus 'Exoticus', Scindapsus pictus 'Trebie'

 

Scindapsus 'Exotica'

Scindapsus are evergreen climbers, with heart-shaped leaves on tendrils that climb or trail. The leaves are dark green, splashed with silver.. The plant bears a dense spike of tiny flowers within a spathe, but these are rarely seen in cultivation. The plant has a compact growth habit, so is ideal in a hanging-basket. Does best in bright indirect light and high humidity. 'Exotica' (or 'Trebie' as it is sometimes sold as) bear leathery glossy grrey-green leaves with bright aluminum grey markings. Very sensitive to chill.

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plant Features
  • Scindapsus Exotica likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Scindapsus Exotica likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Scindapsus Exotica is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Scindapsus Exotica likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
plant information

Common name

Scindapsus 'Exotica'

Latin name

Scindapsus pictus 'Exotica' syn. Scindapsus pictus 'Exoticus', Scindapsus pictus 'Trebie'

type

Perennial Climber

family

Araceae

ph

5.0 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Scindapsus Exotica likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Scindapsus Exotica is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Soil

    Scindapsus Exotica likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Scindapsus Exotica likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Scindapsus Exotica is 1.00meters x 1.00meters 1.00 M 1.00 M

Scindapsus pictus 'Exotica' syn. Scindapsus pictus 'Exoticus', Scindapsus pictus 'Trebie'

Scindapsus are evergreen climbers, with heart-shaped leaves on tendrils that climb or trail. The leaves are dark green, splashed with silver.. The plant bears a dense spike of tiny flowers within a spathe, but these are rarely seen in cultivation. The plant has a compact growth habit, so is ideal in a hanging-basket. Does best in bright indirect light and high humidity. 'Exotica' (or 'Trebie' as it is sometimes sold as) bear leathery glossy grrey-green leaves with bright aluminum grey markings. Very sensitive to chill.


Planting

From Early Spring TO Early Spring

Plant in a location with bright, indirect sunlight. Position near to a window where direct sunlight cannot touch the foliage. If the plant gets too much light, the leaves will begin to turn yellow. If the stems are long and leggy without plenty of leaves, the plant is most likely to be receiving insufficient light.

 

Propagation

From Early Summer TO Late Summer

Cuttings require warm conditions. In summer, take stem cuttings or air layer the climbing varieties. With non-climbing varieties, shoots taken from the base of the stem can be used as cuttings.

 
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