Spontaneous in some oriental areas (South China, Japan and Taiwan), so named in honor of the danish botanist Jacob Christian Scheffler. Rustic plant that also adapts to moderate nocturnal temperatures.
Native plant of South Africa; there are a lot of varieties with simple flowers and duble flowers, in mild climate regions it can be cultivate outdoors, it’s sufficent that the temperature does not drop below 5°-7°C.
Native shrub of Cina with a very fragrant flower, for have a summer flowering the winter minimal temperature must be of 12°C, for have winter flowering should not fall under 16°-18°C. It can be place outdoors in the summer season.
VP/14 H= 40 CM
VP/16 H= 50 CM
VP/17 H= 55 CM
Native plant of western Africa. It has fleshy, sessile (no petiole) leaves, long white and green with yellow rim. It is a plant that it well tolerated high temperatures. In summer, it also resists well at temperatures of 30 ° C. In winter the optimum temperatures are 13-18 ° C in any case the temperature should not fall below 3 ° C
VP/14 H= 55 CM
VP/17 H= 65 CM
VP/19 H= 75 C
Native plants from equatorial forest of Brazil and Guyana where they grow in shady places of the undergrowth. The leaves have the peculiarity to remain erect during the night and bend during the day to maintain humidity. They are fast growing plants for which they are indicated for those who have low patience with plants and want to see immediately the results . The optimal temperatures for a good cultivation of Maranta are between 20 ° C and 28 ° C.
It’s an arboreal plant native of damp tropical areas. In a pot it can reaches 1,5 meters in height, while in the ground 12 meters. It has very large, shiny and corrugated leaves of green color. The Tineke Elastic Ficus variety with very decorative, creamy foliage is slightly more delicate than the others.