Aspidistra elatior ‘Variegata’ – “Cast-iron Plant”

Botanical name: Aspidistra elatior ‘Variegata’
Common name: “Cast-iron Plant”


Size: 1.5-2′ x 2-3′
Light: Pt shade/shade
Bloom: Evergreen


Easily cultivated, evergreen, drought-tolerant plant whose leathery dark-green leaves are variegated with white bands of various widths. Best in part to full shade in deep, rich, well-drained soil. An excellent house plant, also.

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